X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

The Irony of It All: Wedding Dress Made from Divorce Papers

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

People fall in love, plan fancy weddings, and get married in front of friends, family, and acquaintances all the time – only to file for divorce a few months or years down the road because the marriage has fallen apart. This happens more often than most people think, and 15-year old art student Demi Barnes is aware of it.

So when she was tasked to do a project for school, Demi decided that aside from being creative, she was also going to make a strong statement about divorce. The result is the wedding dress you see above that was crafted from divorce papers.

Wedding Dress

Demi explains: “Originally I was going to make it out of newspapers and magazines, but I thought using divorce papers was a lot more interesting. I think a lot of people rush into marriage quickly and then get divorced – it’s a statement.”

She added: “When I put it up on Facebook, it was just to show my cousin in Italy what I’d been up to. Within a week, it had over 40,000 hits and people were approaching me to design their wedding dresses. I’m passionate about fashion and design and am hoping someone will approach me with a work experience placement so I can turn my passion into a career.”

I think it’s safe to say that people heard her statement loud and clear.

[via Policymic via Fashionably Geek]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Fools Paradise Iron Man & Stan Lee 1/6 Scale Figures

Fools Paradise Iron Man & Stan Lee 1/6 Scale Figures

Mezco One:12 Collective X-Men Deadpool Action Figure

Mezco One:12 Collective X-Men Deadpool Action Figure

Toxicity Comparison

Toxicity Comparison

Final Fantasy XIV Projection Mapping

Final Fantasy XIV Projection Mapping

Lamborghini Aventador SV and Matching Lamboat for Sale

Lamborghini Aventador SV and Matching Lamboat for Sale

Jaguar Raises the 4-Cylinder Stakes with 296 hp 2.0L Engine

Jaguar Raises the 4-Cylinder Stakes with 296 hp 2.0L Engine