Experimental Corsets: Inspiration and Techniques for Wearable and Sculptural Garments
Hardcover | 22.9 x 1 x 30.5 cm | 2016
Batsford | 2016 | 9781849943444
Beginning with a step-by-step guide to constructing a simple fabric corset, the book goes on to explore more contemporary and experimental approaches to construction, from using unusual materials such as lace, metal, paper and found fibres to up-cycling or repurposing existing garments to make a statement.
This practical guide is full of exercises for creating intimate garments and wearable art in two- and three-dimensions and is packed with inspiring work and installations by other contemporary artists.
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