• Project Selvedge Design Competition Challenge #3

    The Challenge:

    This week we were assigned Cigarette Girls for a fun and vintage inspired challenge. Taking inspiration from the 50’s, designers were asked to make a garment that embraces the traditional meaning of burlesque. The garment needs to be theatrical and have a sense of humor. Unlike their usual show, this time the Cig girls will be showing for a family friendly crowd. The garments will represent the individual personalities of each Cig Girl. They had their pick of bargain basement cottons totaling 10 yards, which is a lot!

    photos by Susman Media

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    The Cigarette Girls

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    Take Two

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    Our winner Joanna, modeled by Stella Pearl!

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    Erin, modeled by Vox Moxxi

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    Christine, modeled by Mamma Rees

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    Jazmin, and our model award for Bitsy

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