SALVAGE YOUR SELVAGE

THE RULES

Applicants will compete for the categories listed below based on materials used and aesthetic quality. A complete list of guidelines and accepted materials can be found in the trash guidelines section below.

 

CATEGORIES:

Only discarded materials

 

 Pure Trash

All that litters is bold as you create garments using only discarded materials.*

Trash Levels: 3

* Linings, bindings, and decorative materials are encouraged but must not exceed 15% of the total volume of materials used.

 

 
 

      White Trash

Make Jerry Springer proud with a white trash masterpiece using only shades of cream to white.

Trash Levels: 2-3

 
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Shades of cream to white

 

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Less than 50% trash

 

 Trash-E

It's 50% trash and 50% fierce when you get Trash-E on the runway.

Trash Levels: 1-3


   wabi - sabi            

Seize decay and find some silver in your lining as you create a garment that celebrates the beauty of imperfection.

Trash Levels: 1 - 3

 
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    Beauty in decay


 

Little Black Dress

Whether skimpy skimpy or hefty hefty, create garments using only black plastic trash bags.

Trash levels: 1

 

Oh this old thing?


Scrappily ever after

R3

Reduce, Reuse, Rewerk it

Stay on fleek with up-cycle sheik when you use re-purposed clothing, fabric, and other up-cycled materials to put the thrill in thrifting.

Trash Levels: 2-3