Working at SWOP means that I am in contact with incredible vintage and designer pieces every day.
It’s so exciting to go through a bag and find all the special gems. I’ve always had a massive appreciation for fashion and how it makes me feel when I wear it but I value now more than ever the craftsmen-ship and skill that goes into creating something. But also... the fact that hand sewn garments made 60+ years ago come into the shop still intact, in perfect condition is pretty bloody incredible!
Anyway! Enough about that, here are a few things I’ve made & repurposed during ISO for friends and myself: