Female Insecto-Armor (portfolio piece)

This 2 piece garment featuring a high-collared, sleeved bodice with pleated bust panel, and a 2 tiered skirt. This garment was inspired by medieval armor combined with the plated shells (carapace) of various insects. The garment is made of Cotton/Polyester blended sateen, and woven jacquards. Original design, pattern, and construction by Geoffrey Davis & Shauna Hess.