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 The painting from Horace Henry Cauty in 1885 that illustrates women playing tennis with hoop skirt.
 The study of the mechanism of historical bustles and hoop skirts provides me the better understanding of the structure and how it works.
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 Based on the existing pattern, I created two muslins to study its form and how it interact with bodies.
 Being informed by the geometric pattern and the translucency of the fabric, the overall aesthetics of project focus on playing with colors and geometry to create the street, sporty look.
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 I made two mock-ups to test the idea. The first one focused on the form of the jacket and the structure of it. The second one concentrated on how the bustle connects to the jacket and the movements it creates.
 The second study model. Apart from the first one, this focuses on how bustle connects to the jacket and how the bustle moves.
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 Playing with the proportion of different fabrics and the patterns it creates.
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