La Vita Loca
- P.J. Carleton (Louisiana State University)
- Debra Cifreo (Louisiana State University)
- Melanie Smith (Louisiana State University)
This late 19th-century Spanish-inspired dress was completed as a final project for a senior design class to create a garment using Louisiana alligator skins. The design team selected black classic-finished skins. The low flexibility of the material presented challenges in design, fit, seaming, and finishing.
How to Cite:
Carleton, P. & Cifreo, D. & Smith, M., (1998) “La Vita Loca”, International Textile and Apparel Association Annual Conference Proceedings 1999(2).