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Victorian Corsets Are Antique Corsets – Why?

Many women are obsessed of getting a slimmer look and therefore they wear very tight Victorian corsets. Modern technology has now been used by the costume manufacturer to create corsets that are comfortable to wear and do not produce any discomfort for the women who wear them. Though, traditional Victorian corsets are not in use …

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Different Modern Day Uses of Corsets

Though not verified, some trace the history of corsets back to the reign of King Henry II of France in the 1550s when the king’s wife banned women with a thick waist from attending court sessions. In order to attend the sessions, some women wore the corsets to hide their thick waists. Though the main …

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Business and Industry in Leicester

A lot of this is down to the exporting of the clothes and shoe manufacturing base east to Europe and Asia. Whilst many small manufacturers remain, none of them can be called a major employer and so many of those people involved in manufacturing jobs will be working outside of the city itself. Equity shoes, …

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Steps Involved in Strategic Planning

With any recession in business activity, luxury goods lose sales volume much more quickly than do necessities. Luxury items carry a much higher markup than necessities. In hard times the demand for diamonds decreases very rapidly, while the demand for foodstuffs is only slightly affected. Diamonds show a much higher percentage of profit than: foodstuffs, …

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Why It’s Crucial to Have A Dedicated Server

The advantage of having a dedicated server is that the clients of the server can customize both hardware and software setup so they meet needs like faster data access and effortless accommodation of traffic on the site. These dedicated servers come with good costume manufacturer. The web host works with the client in making sure …

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Vintage Plastic Jewelry

The first pieces of plastic jewelry I bought were made form a material invented by the Belgian chemist, Dr Leo Baekeland around 1908 that he named Bakelite. Bakelite did not readily conduct electricity or heat and consequently it was used extensively in the manufacture of electrical products. It could be moulded into extravagant shapes, perfect …

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Wholesale Wigs

Wholesale wigs can be purchased from local stores as well as online. When selecting, potential customers may choose from available designs or opt to place special orders. It is important to find a reputed manufacturer, as the need for wholesale wigs may be sudden. In such instances, it is advisable to verify the manufacturers reputation, …

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Corsets and the Movies

In the fetish and BDSM literature, there is often much emphasis on tightlacing. In this case, the corset may still be underwear rather than outerwear. There was a brief revival of the corset in the late 1940s and early 1950s, in the form of the waist cincher sometimes called a “waspie”. This was used to …

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Cloth Dolls

Cloth dolls are not also just meant as toys but as work of arts as well. Soft bodied dolls have been used in centuries past to display elaborate costumes and dresses. Some of these dolls are sold to enthusiasts and collectors while some are made for the enjoyment of the makers themselves. Vintage cloth dolls …

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