Corset backs are a common design change purely because of how pretty they are, but they can also solve many problems, including the dilemmas of a dress that is too small, a zipper that won't lay flat, or a bride's issue with weight fluctuations. We believe in the reliability of grommet style corsets. A properly laced gown is under a tremendous amount of pressure which causes loop-style corset backs to have a higher failure rate than grommet style corset backs. The grommet style backs are usually only found in gowns that are produced by couture level design houses. We don't know of another alterations shop in this region that offers the grommet option. For this reason, many a bride has traveled from hours away to have one of our corset backs put in her gown.
Before" pictures are on the left, "after" pictures are on the right.
Above: Here are two corsets that we put in that greatly differ in style.