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Paper sculpture of Lorenzo de Medici, the Magnificent, (1449-1492). Isabelle de Borchgrave, work for I Medici. Exhibition in Bruxelles.  2006

Isabelle de Borchgrave, Paper sculpture of Lorenzo de Medici (the Magnificent)…

Isabelle de Borchgrave is a Belgian artist who creates historically accurate garments out of common sheets of paper. Her works are simply mind-blowing

PAPER DRESS Isabelle de Borchgrave, Maria de’ Medici, inspired by a ca. 1555 portrait by Alessandro Allori in the collection of the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.

dress by Rose Bertin (also dressed Queen Marie Antoinette)

Paper costume by Isabelle de Borchgrave'

Being Burgundian: July 2009...many unusual styles of hats were worn by ladies  in this era

Being Burgundian: July unusual styles of hats were worn by ladies in this era

La robe de mariée de Jackie Kennedy au Kennedy Memorial à Boston~paper dress by Isabelle de Borchgrave,

Westie, Art & Garden: Designer Paper Dresses for Dolls?

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Prince - The Chronicles of Narnia, the Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe: High King Peter The Magnificent.

14th-15th century Mens Brocade Buttoned Cotehardie from Revival Clothing

century Mens Brocade Buttoned Cotehardie from Revival Clothing (I want to make a feminine version of this for Gertrude)

fantasy doublet by http://www.nimblearts.com/Costuming/Costuming.html

fantasy doublet, love the paneling

Susan Stockwell  Money Dress  money from all over the world, stitched together into a dress in the style worn by british female explorers in the 1870s   (Photo Colin Hampden-White)

Susan Stockwell, Paper Dress Artist / Money dress from around the world in Full length .

The Bishop of Ely..Doublet and breeches and black lurex quilted plaid metal eyelets. Trimmed with black leather sleeves legs, steel buckles. Low breeches laced Lurex and black leather. Tabar red brown leather and plastic chains. Cape red brown leather cap trimmed with a silver unicorn head resin on the left shoulder.

Abd'elkader Farrah, costume for Buckingham, from Shakespeare's 'Richard III'…