At one point in history, clothing and shelter were the same thing. Genesis describes Adam and Eve's first bungled attempts at making clothes, but says nothing about their shelter. This section explores the technical and symbolic connections between architecture and clothing.

At what point does clothing become architecture?

This is a skirt that turns into a heated sleeping bag

The transformation is achieved with 7 cleverly placed zippers

Heating coils stitched into the garment are activated with a switch

This is a wedding dress that turns into a tent

The silouette of the bride is outlined in the zippers of the tent

A prototype for the tent-dress