How Victorian Men Taught Us to Hate Corsets: The Biggest Lie in Fashion History



people featured:
The lady doing the push-ups and yoga: @dressed_in_time (https://www.instagram.com/dressed_in_time)
The lady pumping iron in a corset: @Abby Cox (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiXol9ugjOxHHrpkdD0fZZg
https://www.instagram.com/abbyelyn)

The tight-lacers:


further reading/watching:

entry level article: https://www.bustle.com/p/the-history-of-corsets-is-more-complicated-than-you-probably-think-2779175
skeletal deformities: https://lucycorsetry.com/2015/10/05/corsets-skeletal-deformities-anthropological-study/ (Lucy’s site is an excellent source of reliable information on corsets)
https://www.forbes.com/sites/kristinakillgrove/2015/11/16/how-corsets-deformed-the-skeletons-of-victorian-women/#686d44f4799c
MRI scans in a corset: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pf4s0O9B0NE&t=177s
growing up in a corset: https://youtu.be/rExJskBZcW0
wearing a corset for a week: https://youtu.be/J0iLJ4TIjto
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