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Under-bust Transformer Leather Corset

Patterns Included


  • Featuring the professional sewing techniques of high quality real leather corsets.
  • 4 types of decoration for 4 different front pieces.
  • The sewing technique of the corset with changeable front part.
  • Working with metal accessories in corset making.
  • Working with special equipment for leather.
  • Specialties of fitting the leather garment.

Skills you gain:

  • Decorating the garment with 4 techniques: 2D applique, 3D applique, machine embroidery and rivets and snaps decoration.
  • Sewing the corset from the real leather material.
  • Cutting the leather.
  • Working with metal flat boning, spiral boning and metal busk.
  • Duplicating the leather with iron-on batiste.
  • Calculation and alteration of the pattern for leather under-bust corset.

Where to use:

  • Sewing corsets and other garments from real leather.
  • Making steampunk, gothic and other styles corsets.


Class Curriculum

  • 1

    Preparing to Work with Real Leather

    • Foreword

    • Types of Leather. Choosing the Right Leather and Calculating its Consumption

    • Additional Tools and Materials

  • 2

    Cutting and Sewing a Basic Corset

    • Tutorial 1. Applying Alterations to the Pattern. Marking Defects on Leather

    • Tutorial 2. Cutting the Face and the Lining of the Corset. Assembling the Face

    • Tutorial 3. Opening the Seam Allowances of the Face. Assembling the Lining

    • Tutorial 4. Pinning and Basting the Seams

  • 3

    Decorating the Central Front Panels of the Corset

    • Tutorial 5. Appliqué. Part 1

    • Tutorial 6. Appliqué. Part 2

    • Tutorial 7. Machine Embroidery

    • Tutorial 8. Using Rivets and Snaps for Decoration. Part 1

    • Tutorial 9. Using Rivets and Snaps for Decoration. Part 2

    • Tutorial 10. 3D Appliqué. Part 1

    • Tutorial 11. 3D Appliqué. Part 2

    • Tutorial 12. 3D Appliqué. Part 3

    • Tutorial 13. 3D Appliqué. Part 4

    • Tutorial 14. 3D Appliqué. Part 5

  • 4

    Applying Final Touches to the Corset

    • Tutorial 15. Joining the Central Piece with the Lining. Sewing On Bias Tape

    • Tutorial 16. Finishing the Top Edge of the Corset with Bias Tape

    • Tutorial 17. Stitching the Bias Tapes. Setting Grommets

    • Tutorial 18. Inserting Bones in the Corset

    • Tutorial 19. Finishing the Hem of the Corset. Adding a Modesty Panel

    • Tutorial 20. Lacing the Central Panel to the Corset. Pictures of the Finished Garment

  • 5


    • Sewing Pattern Download