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Dress with a corset - for the perfect look

Dress with a corset - for the perfect look

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  1. Features
  2. A bit of history
  3. Who is suitable?
  4. With a full skirt
  5. Lace Corset
  6. Transparent corset
  7. Vintage Dresses
  8. Colors
  9. Length
  10. How to lace a corset?
  11. Fashion trends
  12. What to wear?
  13. Accessories
  14. Footwear

The dream of every woman about a thin waist is successfully realized with the help of corsets. Dresses, in which the upper part is represented by a corset, add grace and seductiveness to any female figure.


Modern dresses with corsets are comfortable and made of soft materials. The corset is upper (worn on top) and lower (located under the layers of fabric). Most often, the corset can be seen in evening dresses, but there are also models of everyday dresses with corsets.

Corsets differ in shape, presence of bones, as well as their location. This allows you to create many options for corset dress.

Dresses with this element come in different lengths - with a mini skirt and long to the floor. Find a suitable dress model with a corset can be for any occasion and for any type of figure.

A bit of history

The first "corsets" appeared in the wardrobe of women in the 12th century. It was a regular lace, which could narrow the waist and slightly raise the chest. The corset acquired its usual look at the beginning of the 16th century. At first, the skeleton for the corset was made of metal rods, and later they began to apply the whalebone mustache, making the product more gentle for the female body.

In the 18th century, corset dresses were notable for their pomp (their skirts were on hoops), and in the 20th century the corset itself became lower (stockings were attached to it).

Nowadays, corsets are not as common as women like more comfortable clothes. However, the scope of application of the corset has become much wider.

Who is suitable?

A dress in which there is a corset will suit a girl with any physique. There are models with low, and also with an overestimated waistline. This corset will help in the correction of the silhouette. A real find can be called a dress with a corset for girls with a magnificent figure.

The main advantages of having a corset in a dress:

  • Helps to focus on slim waist.
  • Raises the bust.
  • Helps to hide excess volumes.
  • Improves posture.
  • Makes a girl more self-confident.

With a full skirt

Models of corset dresses with a flared skirt are very common as a dress for special occasions. They are presented in a wide range and are sewn from different fabrics.

Such a dress would be a good choice for prom. Particularly attractive are dresses in which the skirt is multi-layered.

Lace Corset

Putting on a dress with a lace corset, a girl can visually make her bust bigger. Similar models of a dress are chosen by women with a small size of a breast. Such corsets are often beaded.

Special attention is given to lace dresses with a corset. They are incredibly feminine and attractive.

Transparent corset

Models of corset dresses, in which the corset is transparent, have now become very popular. When decorating the decor they do not look vulgar, but on the contrary, very seductive and beautiful.

However, wearing such dresses is only for beauties who can boast of perfect forms.

Vintage Dresses

Corset dresses worn by women a century ago are charming, but not very comfortable. They are distinguished by elegant waists, the presence of lace, the abundance of petticoats, expensive gold trim and other details. Thanks to these attributes, vintage dresses look elegant, luxurious and festive.

Nowadays, such dresses are worn mainly for filming and participation in thematic events.



These dresses, complemented by a corset, are a good choice for a celebration or publication. Black outfit with a corset not only slims, but also allows you to pick up a variety of accessories for it.

A black leather dress with a corset is a popular seduction tool.


It is the white dress that immediately comes to mind when talking about a model with a corset. This outfit looks the most solemn and elegant.

White corset dresses are presented not only wedding models.


A dress with a red corset is chosen by passionate and courageous women, because all the attention at the festive event will be attracted by just such a dress.


All corset dresses, depending on their length, are divided into the following types:

  1. Long This is a classic version of dresses with corsets worn by celebrities, brides or graduates. These dresses are made of chiffon, satin, silk and other beautiful fabrics.
  2. Middle length. These dresses often have a tight silhouette, so they look modest and restrained. They are complemented by a jacket or shawl, shoes with low heels and low-key accessories.
  3. Short The skirt in such corset dresses is fluffy or tight. In such a dress, you can go on a date or a fashionable party. Be sure to wear high-heeled shoes and bright accessories.

How to lace a corset?

To make the bust look seductive and voluminous, it is important to properly tighten the bodice. You can start to lace the product from any side, but the lacing on top is more common and is considered a classic. After passing the string through the top holes, lace the corset crosswise, then begin to tighten the string from top to bottom. In conclusion of the lacing, be sure to make a knot on a silk lace that will prevent it from "moving".

Read more in the article how to lace a wedding corset and look in the video of Tatiana Kozorovitskaya - author of the Corset Academy.

Fashion trends

Almost every fashion show you can see outfits with corsets. Among the short dresses are also very popular products, in which the top is fitting, and the skirt is short and fluffy (skirt-tutu).

Especially now popular models in which the waist line is understated. They are chosen by girls whose figure resembles an hourglass. Do not lose popularity and models with high waistline.

Among summer outfits, short dresses on thin spaghetti straps, sewn from airy fabrics, are highly demanded. Asymmetrical models with a corset made in pastel colors are very attractive.

Unusually fashionable corset outfits, whose skirt is short, but decorated with a train of different lengths. This dress looks especially feminine.

Among the long corset models in our days is gaining popularity dress with a pleated skirt. Also in demand are products made of satin and chiffon, since the softness and lightness of such fabrics helps to make the figure more expressive.

Rhinestones, stones, lace, leather inserts and embroidery are used in the decoration of long dresses with a corset. Among the styles of skirts in long corset outfits it is also possible to distinguish the cut “pencil” and “tulip”, as well as asymmetric skirts.

What to wear?

  • Corset dress with bright multicolor trim wear with monophonic things.
  • For a dress of this style pick up a clutch to match either a small bag with a chain or a long thin strap. Bulk bags will be a bad option.

A great addition to the side will be a bolero.

In cool weather, this dress can be worn with a cardigan.


If the chosen dress with a corset is distinguished by a bright print or rich decor, jewelry with such an outfit is used to a minimum. One bracelet, a pair of earrings and an elegant necklace is enough, and the image will be complete.

You can add more decorations to the monochrome dress. Evening dresses are optimally combined with pearls or precious metals.


The best choice of shoes for a corset outfit will be shoes or sandals with wedge or stiletto. Thin high heel is indispensable if you want to create a romantic image.

  1. Lena

    Like poor women, they used to brace themselves with a corset ... it's just a nightmare. Even the internal organs were deformed due to lack of space. So, dear girls, be more careful and do not wear dresses with a corset too often.

  2. Olga

    Come on, you do not have to tighten the corset, - and everything will be convenient.

  3. Alina

    A couple of sexy dresses have adopted) Evening dress with a corset - this is certainly beautiful, but uncomfortable. But for a special occasion, a couple of hours can be tolerated)

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