embellishment

superficial being

An embellished mask with mutliple ways of wearing. Constructed using Swarovski crystals, tulle, ribbon, and feathers. 

beaded bikini- from "anaphoric island"

Created in collaboration with Maria Beniaris, this bikini was a part of Maria’s 2018 senior collection, “Anaphoric Island,” at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. This bikini took around 200 hours to embellish. 

90s craft baby

This glove worked to explore my nostalgia for kitchen table crafts. Fully embellished in perler beads, plastic “slinkeys,” friendship bracelet beads, and marabou feathers, this glove brings a new life to childhood craft material.