Late bodies based on the Vernon stays ( circa 1600 - Boughton House, Northamptonshire, portrait of Elizabeth Vernon) Perfect for late Elizabethan and Jacobean styles – essential in creating the smooth, elongated, conical silhouette of the era.
*2 layers of canvas plus silk brocade fashion layer
*Fully boned with bundles of thin reed – authentic, breathable and light!
* cotton laces ( please ask if you’d like to add aiglets for a neater finish, or if you’d prefer linen tape to lace with)
*edges bound in silk taffeta bias
waist closes at 27", chest at 34. would best suit size 10