Sororité

This costume represents painful chronic eczema. Pain although very real and physical, can sometimes be linked to our repressed emotions. The woman who inspired this costume came to realise that her painful eczema flared when she didn’t feel secure in her own skin. Through reading feminist poetry in her native French, she realised the true …

Solo Tango

This costume attempts to reveal the invisible nature of Founding Trustee Kate’s neuropathic pain. Neuropathic pain is the constant firing of pain signals to the brain after an original injury, often without the knowledge of an injury or original cause. Neuopathic pain is not easily explained. This costume is the first in a series of …