These swatches were completed on a knitting machine. Swatches include various techniques from jacquard designs, specialty stitches, and basic hems.
Sweater was featured in the Fashion Institute of Technology Cross-Pollination Exhibition and the FIT Black Student Union's Black In Time Exhibition.
Inspired by artist Romare
Bearden's Mother and Child, this
piece upcycles a number of
sweaters to pay homage to
blackness. Silhouetting and
color blocking are key
components to this sweater.