Teen Makes Graduation Dress Out of Math Homework: Pretty Clever or Pretty Ugly?

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Still trying to come up with a graduation dress? Look no further than your math homework. That's exactly what 17-year-old Canadian student Kara Koskowich did, using almost 75 pieces of paper to make a unique and inexpensive frock.

"For me, it's not a big, spend your money, you have to look this nice, you have to fit into this mold of grad," Koskowich told CBC. "It's supposed to look like an explosion," she added. Koskowich started making the dress in March, but didn't finish until the night before graduation. She stood beside her friend Dorothy Graham, who made her dress out of plastic shopping bags.

"It was actually funny because everyone was wearing these elegant dresses and we're in dresses that cost nothing and we were the most popular people there," Graham told CBC. What do you think of Koskowich's dress? Pretty clever -- or pretty ugly?

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  • CharlesRobinson 2012/07/30 13:55:46
    Pretty clever
    That means she actually learn something in school...
  • LunarRain 2012/06/30 08:39:04
    Pretty clever
    It's clever and different but i don't like it.
  • ...Kat... 2012/06/25 04:49:13
    Pretty clever
    Awesome :)
  • Cierra 2012/06/20 15:20:35
    Pretty clever
    That's really creative!
  • Destiny SizzleWink 2012/06/16 03:06:52
    Pretty clever
    Destiny SizzleWink
    its extra creative. i like it
  • ♥ilia rose♥ 2012/06/15 01:14:58
    Pretty clever
    ♥ilia rose♥
    Awesome!! I lovvvve math:D
  • selena costa 2012/06/14 23:17:08
    Pretty clever
    selena costa
    I can see homecoming or something but not as a graduation dress
  • TuringsChild 2012/06/14 23:03:58
    Pretty clever
    I think they should be the start of a trend. Making your own clothes out of nontraditional materials sounds like a fun and exciting challenge.
  • susan BN-0 2012/06/14 22:44:15
    Pretty clever
    susan BN-0
    It's creative.
  • ☠megan_massacre☠ 2012/06/14 21:09:13
    Pretty clever
    Haha that's pretty cool and it seems like a lot of work
  • Ravenna Nepenthe 2012/06/14 20:58:25
    Pretty clever
    Ravenna Nepenthe
    She did a great job on it--it looks great!
  • laydeelapis 2012/06/14 19:56:05
    Pretty clever
    Clever but not very pretty lol
  • Don Leuty 2012/06/14 19:55:54
    Pretty clever
    Don Leuty
    Lovely design, well-crafted.
  • Fxckiin Brii 2012/06/14 19:44:34
    Pretty ugly
    Fxckiin Brii
    *voted wrong
    I think it is pretty clever and creative, but it is Not something I would wear nor enjoy wearing. I'd better prefer a "real" dress.
  • Alethia 2012/06/14 19:19:42
    Pretty clever
    Not pretty but well crafted, just the same.

    Bet she got higher marks in home economics than math.
  • grease1lover! 2012/06/14 18:27:00
    Pretty clever
    kinda both,what if she got a bad grade?
  • Roxxi 2012/06/14 14:43:06
    Pretty clever
    Aha! What a way to show your teachers how you put years of homework to good use!
  • animangaroo 2012/06/14 14:27:03 (edited)
    Pretty clever
    or course, im the bride who wants a black, neon blue/ neon pink, and white pinstripe wedding dress...

    so how is everyone on this fine and glorious day for eastern missouri?
  • BonnieDeutsch 2012/06/14 11:22:36
    Pretty clever
    Clever, but, hope she received all "A's " on her math scores !
  • Miss Bela Rae 2012/06/13 21:40:38 (edited)
    Pretty clever
    Miss Bela Rae
    I thought it was cool and creative. I hate her shoes though.
  • Moony 2012/06/13 21:07:22
    Pretty clever
    Give that girl an A+!
    dresses made out of unique items
  • grease1... Moony 2012/06/14 18:25:15
    that skittle dress looks pretty!
  • scoobydooby 2012/06/13 20:59:46
    Pretty ugly
  • Vic F 2012/06/13 20:26:55
    Pretty clever
    Vic F
    those will always be remembered for having the best dress
  • Marie 2012/06/13 19:54:36
    Pretty clever
    and i thought ive never love homework.
  • Gabriella01111 2012/06/13 19:49:11
    Pretty ugly
    Hmmm... Thats an odd one. I suppose if you were Really big headed and proud you would make one. But what if you wet yourself? Whats if it tore? Wha i you started sweating?
    It's a strange idea, But it's not clever.
  • Charles... Gabriel... 2012/07/30 13:57:32
    have you ever thought about making a dress out of paper?
  • Freak123 2012/06/13 19:27:05
  • rebeccasrevenge 2012/06/13 19:25:50
    Pretty clever
    Vert clever and inspired I'm sure she'll make her wedding dress out of tax return papers
  • juicebox07 2012/06/13 19:24:15
    Pretty clever
    I think it's awesome and very creative.
  • phil 2012/06/13 19:00:09
    Pretty clever
    Hope it rains
  • Ira 2012/06/13 18:58:24
    Pretty clever
    I'd say that added up to a pretty neat idea.
  • PokerFace 2012/06/13 18:25:46
    Pretty ugly
  • Vieuphoria 2012/06/13 17:48:16
    Pretty clever
    Well done. Incredibly creative.
  • whateverbabynevermind 2012/06/13 17:40:56
    Pretty clever
    Cool idea but I'd never wear it.
  • Kyle 2012/06/13 17:21:34
    Pretty clever
  • Nikki 2012/06/13 16:57:16
    Pretty ugly
    that's clever and ugly all at once
  • kmay 2012/06/13 16:23:43
    Pretty clever
  • alex 2012/06/13 16:17:38
    Pretty clever
    thats better than the pokemon card dress!
    pokemon card dress
  • Vieuphoria alex 2012/06/13 17:48:54
    I want this.

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