EXPERIMENTAL CORSETS: INSPIRATION AND TECHNIQUES FOR WEARABLE AND SCULPTURAL GARMENTS

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Publication Date: 
August 1, 2016
Format: 
Hardcover
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Trim Size: 
10.9in. x 8.6in. x 0.6in.
ISBN: 
9781849943444
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From fashion to art: experimental approaches to the traditional corset. Created to contort the female body into fashionable silhouettes, corsets have become a popular motif for modern textile artists. Beginning with step-by-step instructions for making a simple fabric corset, this fascinating guide goes on to explore innovative approaches to construction, from using unusual materials such as metal and paper to up-cycling or repurposing existing garments to make a statement. Filled with exercises for fashioning intimate garments and wearable art in two and three dimensions, Experimental Corsets showcases a range of inspiring work and installations by contemporary artists.
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Binding: 
Hardcover

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