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The full finished piece
Details from the lower skirt
The upper front detail
Rendering of the finished piece
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Mockup of how the pieces would fit together
Creating the form from packing tape.
Addition of details
Couture Paper Dress

To remake a couture dress entirely out of brown paper and similar products. This dress was based off of a liquid silver Thierry Mugler mermaid dress from 1987. It was constructed entirely from corrugated cardboard (to hold it;s shape), brown paper, and brown packing tape (to add shine in order to mimic the silver fabric).

Alissa Graham
Design Student Vancouver, Canada