Armor on the female body is common in fashion depictions of the future. Representations of a shield to protect a woman from the attacks of the enemies. An independent woman of the future has the capability to be her own superheroin.
This is a good example of LINES. The lines in this outfit create boxes that change shape and width, creating movement within. Your eyes are automatically drawn to the lines in this piece, almost more so than to the 3-D shape. The lines in this create depth throughout the top.