So Mr Pearl... The Man, The Legend. Wears Corsets himself, day and night to achieve an 18" waist. Born to a working-class family in 1962, he went on to change the face of intimates for the better, and forever. Combining ground-breaking structural engineering, feminine asthetics and an eye for detail to create the perfect antedote.
I was lucky enough to see this incredible piece (Worn by Dita Von Teese) - Image top
Von Teese calls it “The Canary”. Mr Pearl describes the process of creating a corset as “an intimate collaboration between maker and wearer. The couture corset maker understands the body's anatomy and has the flexibility and empathy to realise each client's special requirements.”