31 Mar '13, 3pm

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Michelle Brand isn’t your typical wedding-gown designer, but then again, “Green With Envy” isn’t your typical wedding gown. Trailed by a 16-foot train and weighing more than 22 pounds, the gown is the sum of 2,220 recycled plastic-bottle bases, 6,512 plastic-bottle tops, 13,880 tags, and months of tireless labor. The wedding dress, which debuted at Britain’s largest inner-city shopping center in April, isn’t just a sly nod to the Windsor-Middleton nuptials . It’s also designed to encourage shoppers to ditch plastic bags in favor of reusable canvas totes. BOTTLES UP For Brand, Green With Envy is is an opportunity to see mass-produced everyday objects differently. “It explores how we can make sense of the green issue of sustainability—what does it mean to people on the street?” she says. “One of the aims of my work is to dispel the misconception that designed art objects mad...

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