Gallery 2022 – Michelle Crespo

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Crescenia – La Terra 1837

My thesis project is inspired by my family heritage, evolving from my roots in Chordeleg, Ecuador. I wanted to tell the story of the significance of the start of civilization from a 360 degree point of view.

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Traditional Ecuadorian earring detail on belt

Traditional Ecuadorian earring detail on belt

A landscape view of Chordeleg, Ecuador; hand-painted and embroidered jacket

A landscape view of Chordeleg, Ecuador; hand-painted and embroidered jacket

Ensemble organic raw silk set with rope detailing on fabric, jacket lined in organza

Ensemble organic raw silk set with rope detailing on fabric, jacket lined in organza

Sleeve detailing overlay inspired by Ecuadorian tile rooftops

Sleeve detailing overlay inspired by Ecuadorian tile rooftops

Jacket back, hand-painted and embroidered artwork showing Chordeleg, Ecuador, in 1873

Jacket back, hand-painted and embroidered artwork showing Chordeleg, Ecuador, in 1873

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Michelle Crespo

Freeport, New York

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Credits:

Photographer: Allan Mendoza
Model: Angelica Espinosa

FIT, State University of New York

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