Scraps are an inevitable result of most current clothing production processes; even with the most efficient pattern marking there are still unusable areas of fabric. The studios of FIT are not immune to this epidemic of waste. SCRAPS is an exercise in adding value to garbage using craft. What literally ended up on the cutting room floor can be combined to make a new fabric that is one of a kind and representative of a place and time based on what students discarded.
Re-use Methodology, Loom Construction, Weaving, Draping/Patterning, Garment Construction