This upcycled garment was inspired by Edwardian fashion, especially shirtwaist blouses. A futuristic
vision was created using 65% purchased men's button down shirts. The
remaining garment was created by using 35% purchased shirting fabric.
A draped velour knit garment was created through subtraction cutting and a standard bodice sloper. It features an exposed zipper at center back, black bias tape, and black piping on the shoulder line.
This zero waste garment was created by using 1/2 yard of neoprene
knit with a width of 54". A diamond-shaped neckline, pleats at center
front, and a square shape create a modern top for a fashion forward customer.
A subtraction cutting garment that was created by attaching the draped skirt portion to a draped bodice. Silk crepe de chine was dyed with acid dyes using a knotted shibori technique.