Starburst prom dress is latest candy wrapper craze

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Now, that's a sweet dress!
Yesterday, the internet was all abuzz with talk of a Wisconsin mom's sweet creation. Kerrin Frey made her daughter, Tara's, prom dress entirely from Starburst wrappers. A dress made out of reused candy wrappers is the perfect salute to Earth Day this Friday, so we went searching for even more candy-centric attire. 
While our search turned up several other Starburst prom dresses, like this one by a Michigan teen, we thought you'd appreciate some of the more mature wrapped finds we discovered.

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No prom, no problem. Wear wrappers anytime.

YouTube is candy wrapper tutorial mecca. Simply search for "Starburst prom dress," and you'll be bombarded with how-tos for head bands, bracelets, and even magazine organizers all made of reused wrappers.

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Leather purses are so 2010.
No matter how the recession has effected your cash flow, you can still afford a couture purse. That is, of course, if you're willing to craft your own candy wrapper one. If you don't have the time (or patience) to create a bag, take a quick trip to and pick your candy wrapper purse, bracelet, or placemat of choice. Prices start at $28.

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