M E T A S T A T I C
It has spread throughout completely unknown, decimating everything in its path. Now brought to light, it is seen on the outside.The cruel villain can hide no longer, reflecting a pink glow you can’t not see it.
Inspired by my mother’s cancer journey which ended metastatic. The wave like curves wrapping around the body is made from aluminium venting duct, lined with aluminium tape. laser cut neon pink and mirrored acrylic plastic pieces are scattered all over.
The dress is made from aluminium kitchen liners which have been melted onto a woven fusing, secured to the lining with layers of fused cotton twill. Rivets attach each separate wave to the base of the garment, allowing movement and boince during walking.
Runner Up at the Hokonui Fashion Awards 2018
Avant Garde section