Emma

Assemblage Art Dress Made From Paper and Fabric.

Small 19cm long, 23cm wide, paper and fabric assemblage dress.

A small three dimensional dress inspired by the novel – Emma, by Jane Austen. The dress is Empire line, stitched together from old book pages and old white cotton fabric which has been ruched and gathered. Attached to the dress are beads, mother of pearl buttons and a miniature key from a working lock.

Covering the dress is a fitted bolero style jacket intricately tailored from a silk/viscose fabric. The jacket is a deep deep rich cerise shot through with a deep blue flower pattern. Whilst the dress is made of soft white cottons.

    Emma