Guide: How to put on and lace up a new corset?

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So you just bought a new corset but your wondering how to properly put it on and lace it up. By following this guide you will quickly learn how to put on your new corset without risking damaging it or it not lacing up correctly.

We recommend that you have assistance the first few times you put on your corset. This will make it a lot easier until you get a hang of lacing it up yourself.

Follow these steps and you will be wearing your sexy new corset in no time:

Step 1. Loosen the corset by undoing the center loops and pulling the back of corset apart 6-7″ but careful not to undo the laces at the bottom of the corset!Sexy White Bridal Corset Lingerie Small to Plus Size 6X   eBay2

Step 2. Undo the front busk clasps and put the corset around you. The same way you would put on a belt.

Step 3. Fasten the front bust starting at the top and working towards the bottom, make sure loops are fastened.

Step 4. Gently pull the center loops to the tighten your corset . Corsets must be worn-in gently, if you tighten them up too much too quickly it can damage the corset. When you first put on your corset, pull the lacing so it fits comfortably and snug but not too tight, after a while you should feel that the material has stretched slightly/your body has got used to the fit. Once this occurs you will be able to tighten the lace some more. Over time you will be able to get a tighter fit as the corset adjusts to your body.

If you follow these instructions your corset should offer you years of use.

Quick Tip: Your corset only needs a single lace do not be tempted to cut it if you think it looks too long!

Congratulations you have learned the steps to put on and lace up your new corset. Always treat your corsets and intimates with care to avoid damage. Enjoy!

Buying intimates online: What does it mean when an item is size free?

What is size free

Buying online is a great way to shop, its cheep and theirs a great selection. However, the number one problem with buying online is that you cant try before you buy.

Many items that are sold online may not meet normal US size standards and in many cases include their own sizing charts. Its important that you double check your measurements to the suppliers size chart before specifying a size. This is especially important when buying corsets online, or any intimates online. It may be helpful to have someone assist you in taking and recording your measurements to have handy when buying intimates online.

In some cases however you may find items listed with only one size: Free. What this means exactly can depend on the individual item.

Typically when an item is listed as free it is made of a stretchy material that will fit a variety of sizes. However, the material can often only stretch so much and may not fit some plus sized women. In many cases the garment may contain a size guideline in the items description. Most items stated free will fit from small to extra large. Its important to also look at the items design, robes and lace up free items typically will fit a larger range of sizes.

When unsure play the safe bet and buy an item you are sure will fit as under garnets are usually non returnable and remember to always double check the sizing chart when buying intimates online.