Janelle Abbott’s series “Orphan” is about abandonment and betrayal; it represents the moment when you realize that all you have left for support is yourself. In life and garment, an assemblage of scraps, Orphan P3 is a celebration of survival.
This 20+ piece collection was created within 2 weeks and contains: reclaimed sweaters, jackets, slips, sheer curtains, skirts, button ups, velvet tank top, obi sash, t-shirts, lace underwear, and sports bra, vintage lace, 80s formal dresses, floral dress, and night gowns, deadstock curtain textiles, velvet and sheer, cotton, and mesh textile remnants, house paint, zippers, elastic
Photography by the Artist
Photography Ripple Fang