By McKenna Neef, Vox Magazine
March 23, 2021
The revival of corset tops has stirred conversations around its controversial and misunderstood past
The past year in entertainment was infiltrated by the rise of the historical drama. From Bridgerton to Emma to The Great, the 18th and 19th centuries have returned to television. With them comes the growing popularity of a clothing item that history can’t seem to escape: the corset.
Social media has become one of the best tools for predicting trends, and the corset was no exception. Within the past few months, this item made its way onto popular platforms such as TikTok and Instagram.