The bolero is done but after the fitting we decided to try a different style jacket. So a new draft will be made. The bolero is lovely and drafted vaguely with a Victorian aesthetic to the style lines. My client suggested trying a more 18th century styling to go along with the style lines of the upper portion of the corset. I thought it was a nifty idea so we are going to try about another jacket drafting.
Here are some of the details of the interior of the corset. The binding & back panel come next:
Adding the silk lining to the straps & hand basting prior to adding binding: