“Resurrecting the Fashion Wasteland: The Art of Ethical Design by Dahlia Drive”
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
1489 MacRae ave. Vancouver [@16th and Granville St].
Fashion Designer and “up-cycler” extrodinaire Wendy Van Riesen hosts a live fashion show of her original designs made form vintage garments and textiles. Her presentation will explore the ethics of re-creating fashion and story telling through the re-interpretation of fabric. A selection of clothing [skeleton slip dresses, hand painted silk scarves, vintage kimonos, piano pants, first-nations inspired designs] will be on offer for guest to try on.
All proceeds to SMOC: The Society for the Museum of Original Costume. www.smoc.ca