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WEEDROBES ACCESSORIES


Weedrobes Accessories is a series of smaller body adornments made with live plant material. They take their cue from the Fashion Industry's pret-a-porter lines, which are scaled down and more affordable.

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Grandiflora Suede
The leaf of the Magnolia Grandiflora often has a rusty brown underneath that is soft and fuzzy like suede.

◄ Lace Leaf Collar

A collar made from Magnolia leaves reminiscent of the Van Dycke collars of the 17th century.



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Lace Leaf
The lace pattern in the leaves is made by cutting into them.
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Rose Spine
This piece is based on the Plains Indian's breastplate, which was originally worn by warriors as armor. Here it also includes a back piece accentuating the spine.
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Roses
I created this piece around the fact that the model's favorite flower is the rose.
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Peace Armor
This breastplate is open and festooned with Roses; a symbol of true brave heart. Made from Forsythia branches, Rose Hips, Roses and Hemp thread.
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Ligularia Ruff
Neck ruff made from Ligularia Dentata leaves, purple Buddleja (Butterfly Bush) flowers and Clematis seed heads surrounded by an aura of Smoke Tree flower stems.
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Ruff Detailing
The leaves of Ligularia are deep green and purple. Slugs love them.
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Fashionable Young Man
The Millstone ruff is known for it's stiff regular pleats but it was also constructed from soft fine fabrics popular with young, fashionable men around 1615.
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Skunk Cabbage Slippers
Soft slippers made from folded Skunk Cabbage leaves. Made after watching a film about a Tibetan Monk with repetitive imagery of his shoes being left at the door.
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Thorn Toe
The slippers are constructed with thorns and therefore not suitable for mere mortals.