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July 3, 2018

Tight Corset: Indispensable Undergarment of Victorian Women During the 19th Century

The corset has been an important article of clothing for several centuries in Europe, evolving as fashion trends have changed. Women, as well as some men, have used it to change the appearance of their bodies.

The corset first became popular in sixteenth-century Europe, reaching the zenith of its popularity in the Victorian era, and it has typically been worn as an undergarment.

Here below is a photo collection that shows Victorian women in their tight corsets from the 19th century.

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