Kevin Cotter was married for 12 years before his wife decided to pack up and leave. Luckily for him, she left her wedding dress behind. Cotter decided to reuse the dress in tons of innovative, and slightly bitter, ways including a scarecrow (above), a pasta strainer, a wheelbarrow, and even a homemade punching bag. He recounts all of his creative ideas into a blog. and then, a book, 101 Uses for my Ex-Wife’s Wedding Dress. Click ahead to see more of the hilarious reuses for this classically one-time-use gown.