Paper costumes: AMAZING!

I recently came by a new kind of costume creation which, if you can believe it, is entirely made of PAPER!

Isabelle de Borchgrave is the master behind all made of painted paper costumes.

“Isabelle de Borchgrave was born in Belgium in 1946 and began her studies at the age of 14 at the Centre des Arts D_ɬ©coratifs in Brussels. She went on to establish her own studio, designing dresses, scarves, jewelry and accessories. She later specialized in designing fabrics.

A major turning point in Borchgrave’s career came ten years ago with her exhibition, “Papier a la mode,” at Mulhouse. It consisted of thirty lifesize outfits made of painted paper.” (read more)

You can also discover all of Isabelle de Borchgrave’s collection here.

Would you wear a paper costume for Halloween? I bet a lot of people would…

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