Lovely Creature Corsetry was started in 1996 by Shaerie Raulli Mead. Besides making corsets and costumes, she does consulting and bookkeeping for smaller businesses, and teach corsetry and pattern making classes in Santa Monica. She receive customers in her studio in Hollywood on various days and by appointment. You can also read about her in her journal lc_corsetry on LiveJournal.
The Dallas (Texas) base Scarlett’s Corset made corsets in various styles and fabrics: Fancy dress, Basic, Casual Fabrics and Leather. The corsets were based on a Victorian pattern, and made in 3 layers with 26 flexible steels stays and 6 flat steel stays in the fabrics corsets. Price were from US$155 for a basic corset to US$255 for a leather corset, and various fabrics to choose from
Linda Sparks, author of The Basics of Corset Building and webmaster of Farthingales Corset Making Supplies, will conduct a seminar on Basics of Period Corset Building and a Corset Building Workshop in cooperation with Vogue Fabrics. The seminar took place Friday 20th October, and two classes were planned for the workshop: 21-22nd October and 23-25th October. Both at Vogue Fabrics in Evanston – Illinois.