Over the past year, we've seen corsets come back into fashion, and these Underbust Corsets add a refreshing twist to burlesque revivalism.
Designed by Etsy store owner Bizarre Boudoir, the Underbust Corsets cinch waists and push curves upward, forcing a very feminine silhouette. The gallery above features two of the designer's Underbust Corsets, and also showcases a few of her Victorian Goth burlesque gowns.
Implications - As North American society moves towards a more egalitarian mentality, practices such as sexual objectification have now become empowering due to a sexual liberation. By marketing a product as progressive and moving gender relations in a forward direction, corporations can expect to generate appeal amongst the gender relation-conscious demographic.