This sewing pattern contains the pattern pieces and basic instructions for a 5 piece corset shaped by seams. Ladies' Victorian Corset, 1840 to 1890s: One corset with 5 shaped pieces on each side with no gussets. This corset has two layers; an outside layer of fashion fabric and a lining, between which the boning is inserted in stitched channels. The front is closed with a busk and the back is laced together with grommets and lacing. This fabulous corset is the same one in View A in Laughing Moon Mercantile Ladies Victorian Underwear #L100. It is presented here by itself for those who just want this hugely popular corset pattern. This pattern is perfect for those teaching corset classes, high fashion enthusiasts, and reenactors.