MOMENT

We are in Zimbabwe.

The melancholic roughness of the urban landscape contrasts with the warmth of the people we meet. There is a lot of sadness here but also moments of happiness and colour.

 
ABSTRACTING :   Flat shapes drawn from photos of Zimbabwe are cut and draped into clothing. RECONSTRUCT : A Zimbabwean nylon sack for concrete is unravelled, its yarn used as decorative stitching.  A linen lace bed sheet becomes a dress.

ABSTRACTING :   Flat shapes drawn from photos of Zimbabwe are cut and draped into clothing.

RECONSTRUCT : A Zimbabwean nylon sack for concrete is unravelled, its yarn used as decorative stitching.  A linen lace bed sheet becomes a dress.

Fabrics are carefully sourced : bamboo, bamboo silk, bamboo fleece, organic cotton and pineapple(pina) silk from the Philippines.

Fabrics are carefully sourced : bamboo, bamboo silk, bamboo fleece, organic cotton and pineapple(pina) silk from the Philippines.