A UK designer made a wedding gown from 1,500 discarded face masks. Tom Silverwood did this to celebrate the end of restrictions on weddings in England and highlight the problem of waste generated due to the pandemic.

     

This wedding dress is made from 1,500 discarded face masks

WHAT?

A UK designer made a wedding gown from 1,500 discarded face masks. She did this to celebrate the end of restrictions on weddings in England and highlight the problem of waste generated due to the pandemic.

WHO?

Designer Tom Silverwood made the gown with funding from the wedding planner website ‘Hitched’.

Model Jemima Hambro did a photoshoot wearing the lovely white wedding gown near St Paul’s Cathedral in London.

The dress also aimed to highlight the waste that disposable plastic PPE has on the environment.