No, can't even recall the last time I was considered petite lol.
It's just that some people have more "squish" factor than others. For
me, a corset lifts the girls, but doesn't otherwise change my shape.
So for me, it only changes my shape somewhat, for others I know it's a
On 5/23/06, unclrashid <unclrashid@...> wrote:
> True enough, but depending on your size and figure, "change your shape
> somewhat" could be the understatement of the century!
> Let me guess... you're petite, aren't you?
> -- In SCA-Garb@yahoogroups.com, "Alexandria Doyle" <garbaholic@...>
> > Something very important with Elizabethan's, don't fit your bodice
> > until you can do so over your corset. It has to be your first garment
> > to make, because it will change your shape somewhat and without doing
> > your fitting over it, you will end up with a gown that well, doesn't
> > fit.
> > alex