by | Nov 13, 2010 | CORSET TUTORIALS, TUTORIALS | 3 comments

Learn how to add an external material to your corset and secure it to your Coutil pattern pieces. Also, a long and detailed account of adding piping to your pattern pieces, by stitching both external and Coutil layers together to form channels, then inserting 1-2mm waxed cording, to form an attractive, flexible & strong material. This tutorial is Part 7 in a whole series of tutorials on Corset construction.


  1. Hi Ralph.

    These tutorials are fantastic, thank you so much, they’ve been so useful! I was wondering if there’s a part 8? I’d really like to see how you put this all together including adding boning etc. Very well paced and explained!

  2. wow, the piping looks so cool!

  3. Can you put this pattern on your website 🙂

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