Bright orange wool blazer

Yanny Split made this blazer for a small exhibition in Hamilton to promote recycling and upcycling. It is made from an old hospital blanket, which she dyed with a self-fix dye. Yanny moved to New Zealand from The Netherlands in the late 1980s.


Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Yanny Split
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Yanny Split
Manufacturing location: Huntly, Waikato
Garment type: Blazer
Material: Wool
Features: The collar is edged with blanket stitch and made from contrasting pink fabric. It is embellished with green buttons, a floral brooch and has a matching bag.
Colour: Orange, pink
Label: Yanny Split Original
Date: 2008