RE-FASHIONED T-SHIRT

 

02 Mar 2014

Bopiliao Historical Block

Department of Cultural Affairs, Taipei City Government

duration: 1 hr

assistant: sherry, abhee

 

I was invited by ASTA Cultural Creative Studio to run a workshop at Bopilaio Historical Block in Taipei about the modification of second-hand clothes. Sustainability in fashion is an important and popular topic. 

 

At the beginning of the workshop I showed examples of contemporary designers who are focused on recycling pre-existing garments. I then demonstrated several ways to cut and reshape t-shirts. Participants had 40 minutes to transform their t-shirts and had access to embellishments such as beads, fabric, old buttons and crystals. At the end of the workshop, participants showed their work and shared their thoughts. 

 

second hand tshirt workshop
second hand tshirt workshop
second hand tshirt workshop
second hand tshirt workshop
second hand tshirt workshop
second hand tshirt workshop
second hand tshirt workshop

© Tsai-Chun Huang, 2020