Hair Couture – Gross or Chic?
Written by Ateca Tukana on April 8, 2022
Fashion trends come and go in the blink of an eye. A Korean brand is experiments with hair to make coats and corsets.
The brand participated in the recently-concluded Paris Fashion Week 2022 through a digital show, for which it presented its fall winter 2022 collection titled OBSESSION N°4 ‘Hair Chronicles’.
You have seen coats, dresses and corsets being made of cotton, wool, satin, silk, hemp, and many more such fabrics. But have you ever heard of a garments made out of hair?
A South Korean brand Maison Kimhekim is creating a buzz with its braided hair garments. The garments’ are designed by using a variety of hairstyles like buns, braids, etc.
Take a look:
This is the hair trench coat, instagram users are calling it “next level” and “amazing”
The brand has also shared videos of the process behind making these unique hair clothes.
What do you think? Can this trend become a thing? Could you imagine these pieces in mass production?