DRESS is the multidisciplinary, trans-seasonal label/practice of designer Julie Wilkins. Limited edition capsule collections of garments, words, images (moving & still) and music. Projects are currently released online, with music released via a worldwide digital distribution label.
Julie records and releases music as The Electra Woods, and was previously founder/creative director of UK fashion label FUTURE CLASSICS.
A trans-seasonal series of made to manifesto capsule collections, essays and images exploring the themes of crisis.
The CRISIS lookbook
CAPSULE 01: WHAT'S MY JOB NOW?
Androgynous adapted work and daily functional wear
Capsule 02: SOME SENSE OF STRUCTURE
3 groups experimenting with and collapsing traditional dress forms
A Retrospective/New Beginning. The black phase is the first stage of the alchemical process.
Words: An Essay on Black, A kind of (black) magazine, Why X likes BLACK series (interviews with artists)
Garment/collection: The Black Dress Museum, Black Wash, a New Black Dress series
Music/Video: The vibrational frequency of Black. Alchemically themed music & video releases from The Electra Woods
Artwork: The Museum Dolls
01: INTO COLOUR
Garment/collection: A New Black Capsule Dress is taken into colour and transformed to mark the end of the Black Phase.
1 Dress x 10 Ways x 10 colours
Artwork: Paintbox Dolls
Photography: The garden/gallery
A knitwear lovestory
Garments: In transition: Crew neck meets Cardigan, they experiment
Words: A Knitwear Love Story
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