How-To: Newspaper Dress

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Instructables user prixprix went as The Old Gray Lady (a nickname for the New York Times) for Halloween this year. In her tutorial, she shows us how to pleat and sew newspaper by machine to make this newspaper dress.

2 thoughts on “How-To: Newspaper Dress

  1. Marci Ferguson says:

    Absolutely love this dress! I’m thrilled to have run across it. I use text in all of my artwork, plus, my daughter is in fashion design at college, so of course I had to forward it on to her!
    Marci Ferguson, Artist
    “Second Hand News”

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Becky Stern is a Content Creator at Autodesk/Instructables, and part time faculty at New York’s School of Visual Arts Products of Design grad program. Making and sharing are her two biggest passions, and she's created hundreds of free online DIY tutorials and videos, mostly about technology and its intersection with crafts. Find her @bekathwia on YouTube/Twitter/Instagram.

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