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Ivan Hidalgo Makes Couture Creepy

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Jul 11, 2009   Updated: Jun 22 2011 • References: 300am.es and hautemacabre
Zombies as models--why not? In this photo set from photographer Ivan Hidalgo, the undead are portrayed like you've never seen them before.

Instead of the traditional zombies we see in pop culture that are clad in rags and tattered clothing, these zombies rock Gothic couture and avant-garde accessories. From frilly shoulder cuffs to super-sized tulle collars and lace-up leather pants, these zombies are far more haute than haunted.

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