Baster made this rather fetching ensemble with Femke Agema. I’d like to think that the fact that the dress makes a lot of noise when you jump was inspired by my favourite thing that Bas and Femke introduced me to this year: Studio Ghibli. In particular “My Neighbor Totoro” and the way Totoro jumps when he’s at the bus stop.
At least that’s the way it works in my head. If you’ve seen the film, you’ll know what I mean, and if you haven’t, go and see it now. It’s worth it for the theme tune alone. All together now: Totoro-to-to-ro…
Live images by Funs Ebus & Atze de Vrieze
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