I have been reluctant to share any of my creations. The reason: I feel few of them do justice to the idea I had while making them. This dress is a rare exception. It is made entirely of old tshirts. I have a book somewhere about making things out of tshirts, though this isn't actually in the book, the inspiration for it came from a wedding dress made entirely of old white tshirts. Surrealism and the idea of using "found objects" were the other underpinnings. Almost all the clothes I made are from other things. The true test of creativity is whether one can make something of their dreams from what is around them, not to simply have a fantastical dream, anyone can have one of those.
And of course the other bit of inspiration: