You may think you've seen it all when it comes to wedding dresses: Thevintage version,the frock for 威廉希尔备用网址fashion diehards,the one made by the groom,thefive dollar find...but you ain't seen nothing yet!
EnterCheapChicWeddings.com,a savvy site full of tips for making your wedding both frugal and fabulous.They recently held their fifth annual contest to see who could make the most beautiful wedding dress out of...toilet paper.Yes,the stuff you wipe your bum with (plus a little bit of glue and tape,and an impressively overwhelming amount of imagination).Ann Kagawa Lee from Honolulu,pictured here,took home the $1,000 grand prize.Her dress was inspired byGone With the Windand the Japanese art of origami--and it took four weeks and 15 rolls of toilet paper to make!
Laura Gawne,Susan Bain,and Roxie Radford,who runCheapChicWeddings.com,based the contest on the bridal shower game where guests try to make wedding day outfits out of TP."We are always amazed at the level of talent our readers display," said Gawne."These dresses are works of art!"
In fact,one judge thought the winning gown was beautiful enough that he compared it to a far less flimsy creation: "This winner absolutely looks like an Oscar de la Renta out of toilet paper,which just blows me away," Jack Jones from Boca Raton Bridal said.The runners up aren't too shabby,either.Head over toCheapChicWeddings.com now to check out the second and third place winners,then watch this video and let us know what you think.Have you ever made a TP bridal creation at a shower?How does your stack up compared with these clever ladies?Are you impressed at what they were able to create from nothing more than a few rolls of Charmin?Discuss!