Wearable Art

Wearable Art

Browse through the wearable art projects and inspiration from makers on Create Whimsy. Also known as Artwear or “art to wear”, wearable art is individually designed pieces of handmade clothing, accessories or jewelry created as fine or expressive art. From unique designs, to painting and embellishing with stitching, wearable art reflects the wearers style.

More Wearable Art

Natalie Chanin has taken hands-on creating to a new level and a wider audience with Alabama Chanin and The School of Making. By emphasizing sustainability, open-sourcing and ethical practices, she...

Who knew that a self-taught bead artist could create such intricate work? With no beading classes nearby, Laura Lee Ullrich picked a project she loved from a magazine and has...

Marijke van Welzen creates wearable art using techniques she developed over the years. Not afraid of experimentation or a challenge, Marijke produces unique art garments that explore a theme or...

With nature's inspiration all around her, JoAnn Manzone transforms natural plants, dyes and fibers into one-of-a-kind wearable art. Always a needleworker, she knew she had found her place in the...

I had the amazing experience of being able to visit the Fashion Forward, 3 Centuries of Fashion exhibit while in Paris in 2016. When you need to travel for business,...