Dressing the body
︎ Concept / Research
︎ Unfolding the body
︎ Under Construction
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Little Black Dress
Taking the shape of the upper body
The upper body unfolded
Taking the shape of the body from the waist down
The body from the waist down unfolded
The patterns from the upper and lower body combined in a first toile
Executing the silhouette of the Little Black Dress as it was introduced by Chanel in 1926 using these anatomical patterns.
Final pattern for the Little Black Dress
Gijs van der Meer