FINDING MY VOICE

Project from my early carrier and school years. 

KEA - Copenhagen school of Design and Technology

ZERO WAIST PATTERN CUTTING

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JIGSAW PUZZLE PATTERN TECHNIQUE

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"Jigzaw puzzle pattern making is a creative way to make garments where no fabric is wasted.

But is it yield efficient? 

Elísabet Elfa

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KEA - Copenhagen school of Design and Technology

TRANSIT - UPCYCLED 

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FROM SWEATER TO BEANIE 

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Elísabet Elfa

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"Upcycling is a way to keep our garments and textiles in use for longer and away from landfills. ." 

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ZERO WAIST PATTERN CUTTING

KEA - Copenhagen school of Design and Technology
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DISPLACEMENT PATTERN TECHNIQUE

Technique by Julian Roberts
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"Using resources responsibly is key for the future and minimizing, eliminating, and recycling waste in production needs to become the norm of how products get made." 

Elísabet Elfa

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Watch the video to see the process of displacement patterning tecnique.

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THE EARLY DAYS 

All photos in this section are photographed by Elín Lóa Baldursdóttir
The Projects before design school

RECYCLED JEANS GET A NEW LIFE  

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RECYCLED TEXTILES

The asymmetrical top is made out of two upcycled materials.
 

Embellishment: grandmothers curtains

Top: Bedsheets

The shoulder bag is made from my fathers old construction jeans. 

FROM CITY TO ADVENTURE 

Fleece sweater
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ELEGANT EVENINGS

Evening wear 
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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

- MORE TO COME -