4254 Misses’ Stays and Corsets

Posted on October 16, 2011

Brand: Butterick
Size: 12, 14, 16

MISSES’ STAYS AND CORSET: Lined, close-fitting, stays and corset have extensive boning and purchased or self-made eyelets for lacing and fit adjustment. D: purchased trim.
NOTIONS: Stay A, B: 1/4” Double Fold Bias Tape, One Pair of 90″ White Boot Laces, One Pair of 18″ Shoe Laces or 1 yd. of 1/8” Cord, Metal Eyelets: Twenty-four for A and Fourty-four for B. Also for A: (Optional) 25/8 yds. of 1/8” Cord. Corset C, D: 1/4” Double Fold Bias Tape, One Pair of 90″ White Boot Laces or 25/8 yds. of 1/8” Cord, Twenty-two Metal Eyelets, One Corset Busk, 1/2” Ribbon: 8 yds. for C and 81/2 yds. for D. Also for D: 11/2 yds. of 1/2” Single-edged Scal-loped Lace Trim.
FABRICS: Linen, Silk, Broadcloth and Damask. Interfacing: Canvas. Lining A, B, C, D: Cotton and Cotton Sateen. Unsuitable for obvious diagonals or plaids. Allow extra fabric to match stripes. Use nap yardages/layouts for pile, shaded or one-way design fabrics. *with nap. **without nap.
Interfacing/Lengths on Instruction Sheet.

Fabric widths given in inches.
MULTI-SIZED FOR CUSTOM FIT
SIZES (6 8 10) (12 14 16) (18 20 22)
STAYS A
45″*/** 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 7/8
60″*/** 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8
LINING A
45″ 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4
60″ 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8
BONING A
1/4 121/2 125/8 123/4 131/8 131/2 133/4 141/8 141/2 143/4
STAYS B
45″*/** 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 7/8
60″*/** 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8
LINING B
45″ 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 7/8
60″ 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8
BONING B
1/4 111/4 113/8 115/8 113/4 12 121/4 121/2 123/4 127/8
CORSET C
45″, 60″*/** 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4
LINING C
45″, 60″ 3/8 3/8 3/8 3/8 3/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8
BONING C
1/4 77/8 77/8 77/8 77/8 77/8 77/8 77/8 77/8 77/8
CORSET D
45″, 60″*/** 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4
LINING D
45″, 60″ 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8 5/8
BONING D
1/4 83/8 83/8 83/8 83/8 83/8 83/8 83/8 83/8 83/8
SEW-IN INTERFACING A (Canvas)
45″ 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/4 11/2 11/2 11/2 11/2
60″ 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8
SEW-IN INTERFACING B (Canvas)
45″ 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/4 11/2 11/2 15/8 15/8
60″ 1 1 1 1 1 11/8 11/8 11/8 11/8
SEW-IN INTERFACING C (Canvas)
45″, 60″ 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4
SEW-IN INTERFACING D (Canvas)
45″, 60″ 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4
LENGTHS – Finished back from base of your neck
Stay A, B (Approximate) 20 201/4 201/2 203/4 21 211/4 211/2 213/4 22
Corset C, D (Approximate) 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20