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This 4-Year-Old And Her Mom Make Incredible Paper Versions Of Famous Dresses

From Jennifer Lawrence at the Golden Globes to Anna from Frozen, Angie and Mayhem have created dozens of fabulous dresses out of materials straight from the craft shop. All photos via

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Angie, a professional photographer and avid Instagram user with a 4-year-old nicknamed Mayhem, discovered her daughter would much rather create dresses than play in store-bought ones.

Angie suggested they make a dress out of paper, and the two have been making them almost daily for months ever since.

Now the two often re-create awards show dresses or character costumes out of items like construction paper, feathers, aluminum foil, tissue paper, gift wrap, and plenty of glue and tape.


Oddly enough, Angie said she doesn't consider herself "to be the least bit crafty."

"Cutting and taping paper is about all we do," she said. "And the most ironic part of this whole project is that I am literally the least fashionable person you will ever meet. In reality, I know nothing about fashion and cannot sew a straight line to save my life. A friend suggested I could start sewing these creations from scraps of fabric and I laughed at her. I'll take paper and tape any day over getting anywhere near a sewing machine!"


And then Mayhem discovered Project Runway.

"This morning I finally told her that there is actually a show on TV all about making dresses," Angie wrote. "Then we did a google image search for 'project runway dresses' and after she stopped hyperventilating she insisted we make this one."