When I make corsets I often have to very carefully cut out 40+ pieces of fabric by hand. It's time consuming and tedious, plus even tiny cutting mistakes can add up to big errors in the finished corset. Since I have access to lasers at TechShop
, I've decided to laser cut everything. It will be fast and super accurate, and I'll have lots of extra time that I can devote to adding lovely details like flossing the corset.
But in order to do this, I'll need to convert my hand-drawn paper pattern into something that the laser will understand. If you want to do the same, you'll need the following: