Scent as Fabric

Fashion & Fragrance: From Fabric to Fragrance

Fashion & Fragrance: From Fabric to Fragrance

Exploring Parallel Between the Sartorial and Olfactorial Realms

The main similarity between fashion and fragrance seems simple enough: we wear both on our bodies. However, there are more complex coinciding structures within these decorative matters of the human flesh at second glance. Beginning with Coco Chanel’s eponymous ‘No. 5’ fragrance to the more recent trend of celebrity fragrances, the following series considers the correlations between the consumer industries and ideologies behind clothing and perfume.