c. 1910-1940: Fitting a Corset Amanda September 28, 2012 1910-1919, Fashion & beauty 3 CommentsFavourited 589 times Add to favourites 3 Responses Miss Romwell September 29, 2012 As someone who has made, and regularly wears, a corset, I have absolutely no idea what is going on in these photos, or how it could possibly be helpful in any way. : / Reply Carrie October 1, 2012 How did they go to the bathroom? Reply Sara January 16, 2013 At least with Victorian and Edwardian corsets, the answer is “split-crotch undergarments.” You basically hiked up your skirt, held all the other stuff out of the way, and went. Yes, it was frequently messy. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.