Mapping My Body with Sewing Patterns
“The clothing I produce may be simple, but it belongs to me and my body in a way nothing else can.”
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Sometimes I still think about my suits and the life I could have had. Now I work for myself, and my standard uniform is jeans and a T-shirt.
All the fashion rules I learned as a girl were informed by the view that women’s bodies are never okay as they are—they always need fixing.