23 Dec '11, 8pm

VIDEO: ARD “Trashy” Fashion Show

VIDEO: ARD “Trashy” Fashion Show

Jessica Stavros of Prospect Heights sports a dress made from used vegetable and potting soil bags, a bracelet made of wrappers, a headpiece from an aluminum can, a purse from cookie bags and flip flops from juice pouches. Photo: Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County We’ve seen a lot of “trashy” fashion shows over the years, but this one deserves a closer look. The Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC) in Illinois has been putting on fashion shows inspired by recycled materials for five years. This year’s show was held on Nov. 17 to commemorate America Recycles Day , and it was a smashing success – drawing 500 attendees from all over the county. READ: America Recycles Day Proves a Success The event showcased 43 outfits – representing 65 designers ages 12 to adult – that were made from items destined for the trash can or recycling bin. Materials used to cr...

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ITP Winter Show

ITP Winter Show

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