"The “split” I see in Lhawang’s clothing is her confidence to cut, tear and expose. Her garments feel like deconstructions of sports jerseys or army uniforms left with the evidence of undone stitching. She combines the pleated school girl skirt with track pants. The final pieces float between traditional boundaries of gender and identity. The uniforms of the athlete, cheerleader, soldier, boy-scout and pageant girl are all combined within her design..."
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