Postage Goes Global on the Fashion Front

By: Shelby Lee Walsh - Published: Jul 21, 2009   Updated: Aug 23 2011 • References: stylebubble &
Snail mail may not be the choice medium for messages anymore, but it is making a comeback on the fashion front. The snail mail-inspired dress above is from the collection “Letter to Paul” off The dress is adorable, especially paired with red, patterned tights, however I would only recommend wearing this number as a Halloween costume.

Check out the gallery above to see this postage dress and to see Alpha60's mail-themed wallet as well!

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