Thursday, April 19 2012
West Acres reveals "Design Green, Win Green" grand prize winner Friday
From a trash bag wedding gown to dryer sheet accessories, five finalists to be awarded for their creativity and earth-friendly designs
In honor of Earth Week, West Acres held their second annual "Design Green, Win Green" contest, inviting anyone with a passion for fashion and the environment to enter. Entrants were asked to create fashion items made out of 100% recycled or reused materials. The contest totaled 42 entries ranging from a 80s wedding dress made entirely out of melted white trash bags to a 70s pant suit made out of corrugated cardboard - fully equipped with a dryer lint dog.