It is a solution to the eternal shopper's dilemma: do you want to buy a table or a skirt? Hussein Chalayan offers Afterwords, a series of furniture designs that you can wear. It's an expression of the experience of refugees who fled their homes quickly and thus carried essential household objects with them. The wooden rings cascade out to form a shapely hoop skirt.
It looks easy to put on, as this video shows.
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