Gallery: Top 7 Recycled Fashion Designs of 2012 (Vote for the Most Creativ...


Need the perfect frock for your next movie premiere? Emily Steel’s “Little Slide Dress” is positively cinematic. The Victoria University of Wellington student constructed her little black dress using individual film slides, which she backed with light-sensitive LEDs. By day, the dress is a gloss-black number with subtle hints of its true provenance. At night, the LEDs flicker to life, pulsing gently to reveal the captured images.


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