Evacuation Skirt Inflates into a Kayak

By: Rose Nazarali - Published: Aug 18, 2009 • References: raw-edges & bookofjoe
The Evacuation Skirt was inspired by the Katrina storms in New Orleans and serves and a regular flowy skirt, but inflates into a kayak to become a life saver in extreme weather conditions.

When inflated, the Evacuation Skirt can hold a full-grown adult woman and allows users to float atop floods and lakes when needed, becoming a suit life saver in emergency situations.

Designer Yael Mer, says he "wanted to raise the question of emergency and beauty and to explore whether they can meet each other." Stats for Life-Saving Skirts Trending: Older & Average
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