Terry Dresbach

Outlander Costume Designer

Reply To: HIATUS – WHAT DO YOU WANT TO KNOW?

#2653
rachely
Participant

Difference between stays and corsets–that 18th century stays aren’t designed to squish her waist like Victorian corsets.

So maybe I mean a post on shapes. Bum rolls to make waist looks smaller; stays to make women look longer and to hold the breasts up, etc.