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Clothes Made of Porcelain

 - Nov 14, 2008   Updated: Apr 8 2011
References: hongart.net & mariehelenesirois.blogspot
These stunning couture creations fashioned from pieces of porcelain are the work of Chinese designer, Li Xiaofeng.

In an effort to contrast Western cultural icons with their Chinese counterparts, Xiaofeng creates these garments using shards of dynasty porcelain.

This gives a whole new meaning to the concept of deciding what to wear to a tea party.

Implications - The use of various ethnicities for inspiration will add instant exoticism to any piece. It's important to consider other cultural influences, especially in today's multicultural society. Thus, designers, ad agencies and companies alike are looking deeper into different ethnicities and cultures, taking note of the shift in cultures in today's consumer demographic.