Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning
This Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning is a convenient way to have dozens of corset bones without you having to fuss with cutting your own lengths of spiral steel. Each bone is made of coiled steel wire that has been coated with zinc and tipped for easy insertion into bone casing. The Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning offers flexibility in every direction, for comfort. At the same time, the Boning offers proper support where needed. The Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning is generally placed along the seams or vertically under the cups in a garment, corset, bra bustier, or bodice.
This particular boning is sold by the pairs for symmetrical placements. Customers who purchase Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning to make bridal or evening gowns, or theatrical or dance costumes often use pre-cut Boning. Because it is zinc tipped, there is no risk of staining the cloth it is being used with. There is nothing worse than having the regular spiral steel stain a light coloured garment, as the stains are virtually impossible to remove. Not so with our Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning!
The Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning is ¼” (5 mm) wide and sold in pairs. lengths from 10 cm (4″) up to 50 cm (20″). Please note that the bones may be 1/16″ (2 mm) shorter or longer than the sizes indicated, due to the manufacturing process. Sold in pairs in full centimetre lengths with the inches equivalent noted.
The Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning is primarily used for corsets, bras or bustiers. This is the recommended boning to use throughout the body of your corset or corset dress, especially for dance or theatrical costumes where flexibility is as important as the support of the garment. Zinc tipped metal Boning is by far the best boning to use, as it is flexible and forms to your body. This makes for a more comfortable garment. Unlike Flat Steel Boning, it returns to its original shape once the garment is removed. The Boning can also be used in bodices, longline bras, or bustiers. This is the best quality boning to use in any garment that requires structure and flexibility.
How to Use:
Simply insert the Zinc Tipped Metal Boning Corset Boning into the prepared bone casing and stitch the ends closed or apply binding over the ends of the casing.