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A fashion of its own

At the 5th Annual Wearable Arts Show, Sitka artists showcased their original pieces, from a gown made of moss to a dress crafted from colorful duct tape. Here is a look at some of the night’s flashy fashion. (Click on the image to see a full-size slideshow with captions.)


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