Tag Archives: toilet paper

Weekly photo challenge: I-loo-mination

Putting the loo in illumination

Putting the loo in illumination

These dresses were part of the annual New Zealand Fashion Week which includes a category for young designers to design and construct a cocktail dress made only from toilet paper. The results, many taking hours and hours of painstaking work, are clever and stunning.

This year’s winner was spectacular! You can check it out using the following link: Toilet paper dress designs

I have a couple of other photos taken at this parade, but they only show one dress at a time. This one at least gives you an idea …

Weekly photo challenge: Hidden 2

Hidden - what fabric is this garment is made from?

I’m always amazed and intrigues by the patience and tenacity of designers …

We were lucky to get a second row seat at this fashion parade held in ‘The Cloud’ on Auckland’s waterfront during the recent Rugby World Cup 2011. I had great fun snapping away as the models paraded in front of me.

The garments featured (with a rear view below) were made from toilet paper! Very impressive don’t you think … and multipurpose!

The same dress from behind - and another ...