28 Dec '13, 12pm

Top 7 Recycled Fashion Designs of 2013 (Vote for the Most Creative!) Jolene Fung – Ecouterre via @Ecouterre

turned to an unlikely source of inspiration: vintage furniture. You’d be hard-pressed to suss out the provenance of her chosen textile, however. Crafted using upcycled plastic bags from Textile Recycling for Aid and International Development , Fung’s show-stopping gowns combine the functional, streamlined beauty of midcentury design with the post-war opulence of Christian Dior’s “New Look.”

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/top-7-recycled-fashion-designs-o...

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