Mad Max/Marie Antoinette Exhibition Garment

  • 4th Semester draping project inspired by Mad Max and Marie Antoinette. The result is a knee length cotton twill coat with hand beaded pearl hems and sleeves with a fishtail skirt and a leather/lace caplet. My garment was featured in FIT's AAS Fashion Exhibition.
  • Creating the tulle and horsehair underskirt
  • Beading experimentation with running stitches
  • Design development
  • Working with lace and leather to creat Mad Max/ Marie elements
  • All pearls were completely hand beaded using running stitches and back stitching for extra support
  • Hand beaded belt buckles
  • Final look before hemming and linnings
  • Garment on display at FIT in 2014 AAS Fashion Design Exhibition