Food As Fashion? Fashion As Art? In Yeonju Sung’s World It Is

Lady Gaga’s meat dress ain’t got nothing on the designs of fine artist Sung Yeonju. The South Korean fine artist creates couture-like looks out of foods like bubble gum, eggplants and winter mushroom.

Bubble gum dress

Yeonju’s “edible fashion” as she calls it are so amazingly creative. I could see myself feeling like the belle of the ball in her bubble gum dress. For more of Yeonju’s designs click on the gallery and visit her website.

And the “Is fashion art?” debate rages on…

Photos courtesy of Sung Yeonju


About Septembre

Septembre Anderson is a passionate journalist, cultural critic and public intellectual. Her work has appeared in Flare, FASHION Magazine,, Complex Canada, Vice Canada and Huffington Post Canada.
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