One Dress
We did it
On 3rd May 2017 we successfully raised £6,076 with 25 supporters in 75 days

Using traditional couture crafts to illustrate a voice for women in a single unique textiles artwork; One Dress.

by Ms Tammam in London, England, United Kingdom

Extra funding

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Crowdfund for arts has provided £3,000 of funding

Arts Council England Arts Council England champion artistic and cultural experiences that enrich people's lives. They invest public money from government, and money raised by players of the National Lottery to support activities from theatre to digital art, reading to dance, music to literature, and crafts to collections. This extra funding is supported by Nesta and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS).

The Crowd

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kelrae pledged £10

3rd May 2017 10:00

Crowdfund for arts pledged £3,000

27th April 2017 11:09

Crowdfund for arts has also backed 34 other projects

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Anonymous pledged £50

26th April 2017 23:38

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Anonymous pledged £1,280

26th April 2017 22:22

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gemma4wr pledged £22

31st March 2017 10:29

gemma4wr has also backed 2 other projects

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Hilary Wellgate pledged £20

27th March 2017 07:45

Hilary Wellgate has also backed 2 other projects

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Devina Wallang pledged £10

18th March 2017 02:42

Devina Wallang has also backed 1 other project

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kelrae pledged £4

15th March 2017 11:36

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Abigail Brown pledged £20

13th March 2017 17:24

Abigail Brown has also backed 1 other project

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WOW pledged £600

11th March 2017 22:04

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£2 or more

£2 Reward

Part-sponsor a word on One Dress. Choose which word when you pledge. £2 will pay for one letter of the word of your choice. (If a word is only part funded it will still be embroidered fully). Plus your name, or a dedication, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your word.

£4 or more

£4 Reward

Co-sponsor the word 'Love' on One Dress. (£4 will pay for half of the word LOVE If the word is only part funded it will still be embroidered fully). Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your word.

£6 or more

£6 Reward

Part-sponsor a word on One Dress. Choose which word when you pledge. £6 will pay for three letters of the word of your choice. (If a word is only part funded it will still be embroidered fully). Plus your name, or a dedication, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your word.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

Sponsor a word for a woman who can't afford one. If you're lost for words, or coming back to pledge some more, this reward will offer a woman in need a chance to have her say too. We'll be asking women around the world for words, making this a truly global gown. If there is a particular woman (or a place you'd like us to find women from) you would like to offer this word to, please let me know.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

Co-sponsor a word on One Dress. Choose which word when you pledge from Equality, Respect, Emancipation, Solidarity, Sisterhood. (£10 will pay for half a word of your choice. If the word is only part funded it will still be embroidered fully). Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your word.

£20 or more

£20 Reward

Sponsor a whole word on One Dress. Your pledge will mean this word will be embroidered on the dress - this word will be your own! Choose which of the 5 words you would like when you pledge. For every backer of this word it will be embroidered once - it can be repeated an unlimited number of times. Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your word.

£20 or more

£20 Reward

Sponsor the word "Love" on One Dress and spread the love too. Your pledge will mean the word LOVE will be embroidered on the dress - this word will be your own! As love is a short word your pledge will also pay for a woman without means to chose a word (your name will appear next to hers in the register too) Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your word.

£22 or more

£22 Reward

Sponsor your own word. You will be asked to send your own word (up to 12 letters) which will be embroidered onto the dress. Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your word. When the crowdfunding is complete you will be emailed and asked for your word for the dress and the name you would like to appear in the register.

£25 or more

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£25 Reward

Life drawing and fashion illustration class at Atelier Tammam - summer 2017. Join one of our wonderful relaxed classes in the summer term (Thursdays 6pm - 7.30pm - you can attend any class in the term) and sponsor a word to be embroidered on the dress. Choose which of the 5 words you would like when you pledge.

£40 or more

£40 Reward

Embroider on the dress & sewing class Take a 2 hour embroidery workshop and have guidance while you stitch your word on the dress (or if you prefer we will do it for you). Plus learn to sew on a button and/or mend a hole - with sewing skills we can save the world... one stitch at a time. Sewing classes will be scheduled for late 2017. Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register.

£45 or more

£45 Reward

Go for a cocktail with the artist. You'll be treated to a cocktail of your choice at at a glamorous central London bar, where Ms T will tell you all about the project. Plus chose a word for the dress.

£45 or more

£45 Reward

Embroidered peace silk or organic cotton (you will be contacted for your choice) handkerchief embellished with your choice of word from the dress. Plus choose one word to be embroidered on the dress and your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your chosen word. Hand made by the women of Jacobs Well, a fair trade co-operative in Bangalore, India.

£50 or more

0 of 10 claimed

£50 Reward

Embroidered organic cotton scarf - one word of your choice. This word will also be embroidered on the dress. Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register. Handmade by the women of Jacobs Well, a fair trade co-operative in Bangalore, India.

£60 or more

£60 Reward

Sponsor your own sentence. You will be asked to send your own sentence (up to 6 words) which will be embroidered onto the dress. Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your sentence. I would love to know where your quote comes from & why you have chosen it. When the crowdfunding is complete you will be asked for your sentence and the name you would like to appear in the register.

£100 or more

£100 Reward

Sponsor your own sentence. Send your own sentence (up to 12 words) which will be embroidered onto the dress. Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your sentence. I would love to know where your quote comes from and why you have chosen it. When the crowdfunding is complete you will be asked for your sentence for the dress and the name you would like to appear in the register.

£135 or more

£135 Reward

Embroidered organic cotton scarf - one sentence (up to 10 words) of your choice. This sentence will also be embroidered on the dress. Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your sentence. Handmade by the women of Jacobs Well, a fair trade co-operative in Bangalore, India. When the crowdfunding is complete you will be asked for your sentence & name for the register.

£150 or more

£150 Reward

Sponsor your own sentence. Send your own sentence (up to 18 words) which will be embroidered onto the dress. Plus your name, or a name of your choice, will appear in the One Dress online and printed register next to your sentence. I would love to know where your quote comes from and why you have chosen it. When the crowdfunding is complete you will be asked for your sentence for the dress and the name you would like to appear in the register.

£500 or more

£500 Reward

Wear One Dress! Also choose a handkerchief or scarf to keep forever, and a sentence to be embroidered onto the dress. Plus your name will appear in the One Dress register. *Security deposit required at the time of hire. *The dress will be made allowing for adjustment to fit a waist between 26"/ 32". If we can not make the dress fit you will be offered any of the dresses from our current collection or archive to hire instead (size 8-18 available).

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