First Sample /
- Material: Raw Cotton (kimono), cotton bed sheet (obi), silvered steel (fork)
- Technique: Print on fabric
- Year: 2010
The first kimono made as part of the Kimono Re-Construction project.
I made it by unstitching old Japanese kimono to study their tailoring secrets. Only by patterning my work after them could I design new ones. The Japanese simplicity involves a lot, a real lot of detail.