The silhouettes are close to the Chibi Horror Characters Sam’s Club logo Water Reflections Halloween Shirt in addition I really love this body, but because the scraps are cut on the bias, the results are surprisingly versatile. As willowy as the dresses look, and they do look willowy on the petite but tall mannequins, Theyskens reports that they stretched to accommodate his friends’ pregnant bellies during the development process. The real magic was in his arrangement of the fabric scraps. One dress was a symphony of pastels, another combined many, many shades of red, a third mixed up different prints and patterns in the Japanese boro style. The cooking procedure meant some of the colors bled into their neighbors, adding depth and dimension to the collages of fabric. There’s also a hook-and-eye closure jacket and a naked dress, both embroidered with feathers. The naked dress was subject to the same washing process as the patchwork numbers, which gave its feathers an unusual texture. Because of the laborious hand work involved in the making of these pieces, large department store and e-commerce orders won’t be possible; they’ll be sold as one-offs to individual clients. Theyskens seemed genuinely sanguine about that arrangement. “I’d like to go back to working with factories,” he said with a laugh. “But this is a passion, a pleasure.” It showed.