30 Nov '11, 8pm

Fancy Wearing a Dress Made From 100,000 Dressmaker's Needles? | Ecouterre

Fancy Wearing a Dress Made From 100,000 Dressmaker's Needles? | Ecouterre

You haven’t really suffered for fashion until you’ve donned Susie MacMurray’s “Widow,” a gown hewn from black Napa leather and more than 94 pounds of adamantine dressmaker pins. Now on view at the Victoria & Albert Museum’s “Power of Making” exhibit in London, the prickly garment translates the grief of lost love into a shroud that inflicts physical pain and repels human contact and sympathy. Widow is the fourth in a series of garment sculptures that explore concepts of female identity—pins have strong associations with “women’s work”—and vulnerability. Look but don’t touch.

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