Presentation on theme: "Crossing cultures in the Era of Globalization [fashion as a challenging meeting point] Carol Garcia Anhembi Morumbi University Brazil."— Presentation transcript:
Crossing cultures in the Era of Globalization [fashion as a challenging meeting point] Carol Garcia Anhembi Morumbi University Brazil
Who is Ronaldo Fraga?
Cotton: Brazilian native plant, absorbent to sweat. It doesnt produce static energy; its wash resistant; it has good textile memory and it has good dye retention. Natural pigmentation: basic shades extracted from minerals, plants and insects. How to re-signify a Brazilian tradition
Miyake quotation: dyes exposed to light modify colors with use producing an induced defect. Yamamoto quotation: human interference in moulage shaping makes molding never the same. The fabric as a helper of clothes under construction
The dress shape loads a nostalgic character – 60s housewives. Delicate lace finishings in pockets: anonimous dressmakers. Topology which privileges cloth dropping without movement restrictions: consumer needs. Continuous effort to make sense.