From Cage Dresses & Hotels to Cage-Fighting Children

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published:
What's up with the human fascination for putting things in a cage? From backpack birdcages to cage couture, there's no shortage of creations that involve captivity.

We've featured a number of cage innovations on, and below you'll see a slideshow of the most bizarre of these features. From cage-fighting children to haute cage couture, there's enough to make you yearn for freedom--or crave a way to get caged yourself.