I did not take detailed pictures of the flossing process. Suffice it to say, I used the same upholstery thread as for the contrast stitching. For information on flossing, please see my tutorial on How to Floss a Corset.
This corset was one of the few occasions where I used bias cut cover fabric for the edging, rather than double-satin ribbon. I could not find a close enough beige color, so instead I used some beige silk that is intended for a matching skirt. Silk is a sturdy enough fabric that I am not worried it will wear through like some cover materials will.
For a more detailed tutorial on edging, please see How to Edge a Corset.
The strips were cut 1.5″ wide, on the bias. I stitched them to the outside of the corset, just as I would with ribbon. By stitching down one side and then the other (vs ironing the bias tape into a double-fold shape and sewing it on with one seam) I had more control over the stretch of the fabric and could prevent rippling.
I folded over the bias tape with my fingers, being sure to fold it under on the back side. Then I stitched it down from the front side. I went back and re-stitched the couple places where it did not catch the first time.
After grommeting, it was finished.
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