In the Rococo period, the corset made up an essential part in women’s fashion. Women liked to wear corsets in order to shape their bodies. Unfortunately, this fashion trend did not just look pretty but was a serious hazard to the women’s health. Various body parts suffered from the pressure, which could in many cases also lead to death.
Lace was commonly used in the Rococo style and dresses made with lace were considered the latest trend.
In my Rococo piece, I decided to merge those two elements and make a necklace that appears beautiful and innocent from the outside but on the inside, one can find hundreds of needles that push against the wearer’s skin and cause pain.
The neckpiece is meant to show the phenomenon of women, even in today’s society, who accept pain and suffering in fashion in order to look ‘beautiful’.
JI Yanyu 季彦妤
Lace, ribbon, fabric, metal needles.
26mm x 10mm
26mm x 10mm
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