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Discarded To Precious

Wedding Dress Take old or discarded items and transform the material into something precious. From trash bags to paper plates, different invaluable items are used to fabricate a wedding dress. Experiment with materials to give a life from something old.

Ideation Sketches

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Mind Map lace

elegant

precious

ruffles

beauty

fancy

grand

fashion

luxurious

sophisticated

Mood Board

Cut bags into flat planes and Layer on the more opaque Melt the pieces of trash bags drap over dress form to get trash bag together. Leave the together with an iron on the basic overall shape of the dress. transparent bags for later use. form to frabricate the plastic.

Wedding Dress

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Layer over the transparent trash bags and melt it together with the iron and leave to cool.

Add on a zipper from the old Cut out paper plates and form laundry bag to the back of the them into flowers. Add onto dress for in and out access. the dress for flora accents.

romantic

white

perfect

chiffon

Material Application

Final Product Two types of plastic bags used for contrast of layers

Melting plastic bags together with an iron and wax paper

Use the ruffles of paper plates as added texture

Attach with a recycled zipper for closure

Refrences http://www.flickr.com/photos/21644167@N04/4884286492/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/thisyearsboy/18057144/sizes/l/in/photostream/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/duziedeliai/4347927449/sizes/z/in/photostream/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/kleirdertraum/5467788440/sizes/l/in/photostream/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/52473027@N07/5138590164/sizes/m/in/photostream/ http://sheelaexports.com/images/chiffon_nylo.jpg http://www.thesweetestoccasion.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/white-flowers-bouquet.jpg http://www.flickr.com/photos/just10/3182288279/

Jocelyn Lam Copyright 26 March 2013


Discarded to Precious