Trashion on the Runway: Upcycled Fashion Inspiration

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This sodapop dress is super fun! I dig how they used the cans to make the skirt and the pop tabs to construct the bodice and her matching headband. Those curly cans are fun and flirty, but they look a little bit dangerous, too! It doesn’t look like they used anything to dull the sharp edges. Do you guys have any ideas on how to make this garment as safe as it is adorable?

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[All photos Creative Commons via Nic’s Events.]

Written by Becky Striepe

My name is Becky Striepe (rhymes with “sleepy”), and I am a crafts and food writer from Atlanta, Georgia with a passion for making our planet a healthier, happier, and more compassionate place to live. My mission is to make vegan food and crafts accessible to everyone!. If you like my work, you can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, and .

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