Gallery: House-Wear Clothing Made From Paper!


Ever imagined wearing a dress made out of paper? House-Wear, a truly imaginative brand founded by artist Laura Sansone is all about eco-fashion, but in a different way than what you may have seen before. Laura’s cheeky and light-as-a-feather PAPER WEAR line is made out of Tyvek, a material which is usually reserved for mailing envelopes! Not only do these clever garments “push the envelope” by using a familiar material in a new and exciting way (something we love here at Inhabitat), but the trompe l’oeil look is spot-on in terms of what’s hot right now in fashion.

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  1. Gary Johnson May 28, 2014 at 9:51 am

    I would like to make a men and women’s tuxedo jacket out of tyvek material. Do you have any pointers for me. Are there tyvek sewing patterns?

  2. Pin Kramer April 3, 2011 at 4:08 am

    ‘Tyvek’ it’s not paper,
    ‘Tyvek’ is made from (polyethylene) plastic.

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