Farthingales) to supply corset-making materials. That's pretty amazing entrepreneurship! I wonder how big the corset-making market in the U.S.A. is. Another question the springs to mind is what advanced corset-building would look like.
Sparks, Linda. The Basics of Corset Building: A Handbook for Beginners. New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 2005. ISBN-13: 978-0-312-53573-5.