My collection is all about the fun, joy and shape of the rides on Brighton Pier mixed in with different elements of Brighton beach like shells and architecture on the seafront along with the yummy sweets to enjoy. I brought into my collection movement, lights, sound and feel using different fabrics, shapes and manipulation. Main print method is digital dye sublimation and they were made on photoshop, digitally made prints. I added a lot of embellishment into my collection which was handmade pom-poms, lights, laser cut acrylic pieces and warding shapes. My collection is full of colours which are vibrant and toned down too, a full mixture of light and dark.
First outfit is of a helta skelta shape dress with fairy lights, eye let’s, acrylic pieces and slide filled with warding and boning. Print is of rides and rides names inspired by Brighton pier, background is of purple and yellow dots.Print is printed on polyesters santeen glacier.
Second outfit is of a carousel shape skirt with a long sleeve top and top. Embellishments featured in this outfit is pom-poms and acrylic pieces. Carousel skirt is a cage made out of hula hoop, boning and binding with skirt laid on top, print is of beach huts and i360s with pink background. Top print is zip wire towers in different colours with dark pink background and blue zip wire straps. Long sleeve top print is of zip wire towers and i360s with purple background, print on sleeves. The prints are printed on polyester satin plaza, polyester viscous/jersey, polyester santeen glacier and Lycra sheen. Accessories; beach huts headband and bag.
Third and fourth outfit didn’t get made due to covid-19 and the University closing. Third outfit shapes are i360s puffs trousers, with a top that has 3D circles on and donut shoulder pieces. Print is of sweets, that’s the theme of this outfit. Trousers print is liquorice sweets and lolly pops with light blue background, print would be made out of polyester santeen glacier. Top print is of lolly swirls with 3D circles print is liquorice sweets and lolly swirl background, print would be made out of polyester Alaska and santeen glacier. Shoulder pieces print is of liquorice sweets with pink background, print would be made out of polyester alaska. Accessories; lolly pop swirl bag.
Fourth outfit shapes are candy stick filled warding shorts, with a one strap top that has 3D warding manipulation shells on top. Accessories acrylic belt and ticket shape bag. Print is of beach and tickets, that’s the theme of this outfit. Shorts print is of tickets with a stripy purple and blue background, print would be made out of polyester viscous/jersey. Top print is of tickets and shells with light blue background, print would be made out of polyester santeen glacier. Shells manipulation on top is filled with warding, hand stitch and print is of beach inflatables, tickets and shells with dark blue background, print would be made out of polyester alaska.