It's not what you wear, it's who you wear! Alexandra Zaharova, Ilva Plotnikov and Russian advertising agency Doberman collaborated to bring you these spectacular shots that were taken for the July/August 2009 issue of L'Officiel magazine.
These particular dresses are surprisingly made from mere paper. The stiff designs are incredibly unique and enhance the boxy silhouettes displayed by the gowns. A paper bag princess dressed to the nines.
Implications - Youth consumers are compelled to challenge traditional oppositions of good/bad and high/low. The Paper Couture uses a material which is traditionally regarded as below the fashion industry. Companies who flip the accepted norms within a specific domain will be poised to form a more meaningful relationship with this demographic.
Real Paper Bag Princesses
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Dresses Made from Phonebooks
Royal Ruffled Neckwear