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Quipau dress: Impression of a Goddess

About this project

A permanent installation for Shanghai International Fashion Education Centre (SIFEC)

This project was a collaboration between Max Jacquard with SprinG and SIFEC to create a ‘Leitmotif’ for their new headquarters in the centre of Shanghai. The original design by Max employs a traditional Quipao dress in its ‘off-the-shoulder’ evening gown form. Our initial experiments used coloured glass frits to create a gradual fade from deep blue to clear with an overlay of delicate white Jasmine flowers. The

Pricing

£10000 — £90000

Keywords

glass fashion, glass textiles, glass dress, glass fabric, slumped glass

Disciplines

Glass, Conceptual, Design

Materials

Glass
Quipau Dress
Photographer: Simon Kendrick
Installation view
Quipau Dress
Photographer: Simon Kendrick
Patterns of the dress are an elegant detail of fused frit
Quipau Dress
Photographer: Simon Kendrick
Conceptual sketh of the dress
Quipau Dress
Photographer: Simon Kendrick
The Quipau Dress upon arriving in Shanghai
Quipau Dress
Photographer: Simon Kendrick
Quipau Dress detail

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