curtsy: exoskeleton

2008

Materials: laminated poplar, metal hardware, pantyhose

Necklace: Kay Adams
Model: Julie Gerdes Becnel

curtsy: exoskeleton mimics the design of the corset and hoop skirt. It features movable components that allow the model to curtsy and raise layers of the skirt by pulling two rings on either side of the dress.

 

Won Best in Show at FORCE: Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Fashion Show in Baton Rouge, LA in 2008.