corsetiere


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cor·se·tiere

 (kôr′sĭ-tîr′)
n.
One who makes, fits, or sells corsets, brassieres, girdles, and similar undergarments.

[French corsetière, feminine of corsetier, corset-maker, from corset, corset, from Old French; see corset.]
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corsetière

(ˌkɔːsɛtɪˈɛə; kɔːˌsɛt-)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a woman who makes and fits corsets
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cor•se•tiere

(ˌkɔr sɪˈtɪər)

n.
a person who specializes in making, fitting, or selling corsets, brassieres, or other foundation garments.
[1840–50; < French corsetière, feminine of corsetier; see corset, -ier2]
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She found fault with her friend's dress, and her hairdresser, and wondered how she could be so chaussee, and vowed that she must send her corsetiere the next morning.
Joan worked for her father, butcher Gilbert Banks, then became a corsetiere.
The Shop That Isn't There A few yards from the school yard gate Was Madame Wilson's Corsetiere, And I was sent there from age eight Two or three times every year To pick up Miss Black's corselette (A corset topped off with a bra), A pale pink garment of some weight.
Their move from a shabby Upper West Side street to an elegant apartment on the East Side, however, was financed not by Adler's science but by Melanie's skill as a corsetiere with her clientele from the most exclusive society.
Philadelphia, PA, February 13, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Corset maker and Burlesque producer Brooke Au Buchon (AKA Madame Corsetiere) hosts the 2nd Annual PA Burlesque Festival on March 8 and 9, 2013.
Rigby & Peller's June Kenton, who became Grantee of Royal Warrant as Corsetiere to the Queen in 1982, said: "There is a common misconception that only large breasted ladies need to be concerned about a well fitted bra.
As corsetiere to Her Majesty, Rigby & Peller have fancy pants sussed but are branching out with a new range of everyday underwear, Essensuals.
As corsetiere to Her Majesty, Rigby & Peller have the fancy pants sussed but are branching out with a new range of everyday underwear, Essensuals.