Constellation Dress Original Fashion Design

Project Description

Original fashion design, for Harvard VES196r: Directed Research (Studio)

Project Details

  • Skirt is a NASA-accurate star chart of the Northern Hemisphere
  • Features decorative gold stitching (constellation outlines), hand-placed rhinestones (stars)
  • Completely serged edges
  • Includes complete accessories, including hairband, jewelry, purse, and matching shoes

Photos by Daniel Chen Photography, detail photos by me

Work Log: Construction Process

A behind-the-scenes look at how the dress and constellation map skirt was created.


A detail shot of the necklace, and the custom heels designed to match the dress

Constellation Detail

Close-up on some of the gold detailing


It only seemed fitting to try out the telescope in appropriate attire!

Full Look

Showing off the gradient dye