Wonderful Origami Dresses by Jule Waibel

German designer Jule Waibel has created a set of 25 dresses, all for Bershka flagship stores in different cities. Jule creates her dresses in the style of origami, starting with a large sheet of paper and hand-pleating it into forms and shapes that fit the body, and create a nice pattern for the dress. Each […]

Floaties! Boat Dress Keeps You Afloat

As a sculptural exhibition, this thing rocks. But god forbid anyone wear it for real because right now this isn’t quite we expect to see at the beach, or at the pool, or at the pond, or anywhere else. Floaties combines a conservative swimming dress with an inflatable raft that just wouldn’t let its wearer […]

Gameboy Tube Dress Shows You Have Been a Winner

Gentlemen, if you have a girlfriend who is happy and willing to wear this dress, you have a keeper. And ladies, if your man appreciates the Gameboy tube dress you wear, that guy is a keeper. It is probably like a test of geek compatibility and passing it means you win. The fact that it […]

Wedding dress made from toilet paper

Looking surprisingly passable as “decent” wedding dresses, these are all made of toilet paper. The dresses were made for Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest by Cheap Chic Weddings. The image on top was the submission from Susan Brennan, which won the top prize of $1000. She made the dress using 4 rolls of Toilet Paper, […]

Cuts of meat dress

Cuts of Meat dresses are made with a collaboration between Kelly and Paul, and the dresses do seem to be anatomically correct. The dresses are made to order and are available on Etsy. Via: LaughingSquid

Dress made out of jewel beetle wings

Insects seem to be an odd choice for dresses, but this is no ordinary dress. The dress was worn by legendary theater actress Ellen Terry for her portrayal of Lady Macbeth. The passage of time saw the dress deteriorate, including loss in strength of the fabric and missing jewel beetle wings that had fallen over […]

Elegant gown made out of Golden Books

Fashion designer Ryan Novelline has made use of children’s books to create this stylish gown. The skirt is made entirely out of illustrations from Golden Books sewn together in metallic golden threads. Bodice of the dress is made out of foil spines from the books. Via: BoingBoing

Dresses made from food attract less, repulse more

Enough cannot be said about the importance of presenting food the way it is meant to be. Sometimes, things just end up being weird, like some of the dresses here. Granted, some of them look interesting, even worthy of wearing, but then they also manage to look completely off-putting and scary. The dresses are the […]

Fluid dress knitted from tubes makes you a walking light show

Artist Charlie Bucket‘s fluid-filled knitted dress has a network of rubber tubes knit into it. Various computer-controlled pumps work to push dye through these tubes, giving the dress a colorful appearance, and creating fascinating patterns and shapes throughout this wearable artwork. The patterns are partially controlled and partially random, though the wearer would have to […]

Wearable metal origami looks like armor

The wearable metal origami shoulder cape looks more like armor a modern-day MMO would have your character wear. It looks sufficiently badass, and with a few lighting and graphic tweaks, it should be ready for a game. Of course, the girl in the picture doesn’t carry it off as armor very well, but that’s also […]

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