The Modern Corset Renaissance

Merchandise from our exhibition 'The Modern Corset Renaissance'. Includes an exhibition catalogue, a selection of postcards and photographic prints. Click here to explore the exhibition. 
A celebration and exploration of the contemporary corset revolution, the exhibition shares the work of both modern corsetieres and the historical objects that left an indelible mark on design today.38 exquisitely curated objects chart the best of modern corsetry and its historical influences. Highlights include a 16” waist corset by Dark Garden belonging to Guinness’ World Record Holder of the smallest waist on a living person Cathy Jung, and a couture creation by British designer Emiah with over 7000 hand stitched beads, taking over 1700 hours of hand labour.