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This girdle sculpture by Jess Larson appears in the May edition of Allure magazine, with the caption, "1997: Feminist artist Jess Larson exhibits seven hand-stitched girdles at a Chicago gallery, calling them a metaphor for the many unnatural things women have been expected to adopt over time."

Larson's work has "Allure"

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"I like the distinctive look of something made by hand in this age of commercialization and use of mass-made items in contemporary art-making," said Jess Larson in an Artist Statement she wrote in 2007.

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