The Newspaper Dress---Divide the group into teams with equal number of members and give each team a stack of newspapers, string, scissors, tape and pins. Assign a separate working area for each team and set a time of 30 minutes for each team. The teams have to design a costume from all the materials provided. Get a panel of judges to judge the costumes and declare a winner.
paper couture, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising student Julia Hill created newspaper dresses that greeted Discarded to Divine patrons. She and her classmates also conceived of and designed the show's set and logo. Image by Mia Steinberg.