Red cabbage dyed two-tone jacket

Sandra Yee was volunteering at the Elle and the Youthquake exhibition when she spotted this 6x4 jacket in the pop-up shop. "I snapped it up! It really has a wow factor."


Credit: Courtesy of Sandra Yee
Designer: Steven Park
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Loose fitting jacket
Material: Dyed cotton
Features: The fabric was hand-dyed with red cabbage, which makes it light sensitive. The pattern was cut so that no fabric went to waste.
Colour: Natural-dyed red cabbage
Purchase location: Elle and the Youthquake exhibition at the Nathan Gallery
Label: 6x4
Date: 2014