Click this to read the first blog that covers the years 1500 -1900.
I wonder what it was like to sit in one of those really long corsets? I bet the actresses on Downton Abbey could tell us.
That was about to change!
You can still get open bottom girdles. I know people who wear them with vintage clothing from the 30s - 60s. Here is one website where they can be purchased. Girdle Bound.
So, as I was searching on for images on line, there really wasn't anything for the rest of the 70s or 80s to speak of but then ... I found this!
The more things change, the more they stay the same.
Tomorrow bras ... I had no idea there would be so much to write on girdles.