09/04/2015 12:03 EDT | Updated 09/04/2015 12:59 EDT

Women In Taiwan Are Wearing Plastic Bags As Clothing (PHOTOS)

You may want to rethink throwing out your plastic grocery bags -- it turns out wearing said bags as clothing has become quite the trend in Taiwan.

Photos of women wearing plastic bags in lieu of clothing are taking over social media, proving one woman's trash truly is another woman's treasure.

要多多使用環保購物袋唷 <3

Posted by 泰迪酋長(Teddy Captain) on Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Some people speculate the fad was inspired by St. George New Generation, an Australian fashion collective that sent models down the runway wearing plastic bags over their heads, while others believe the trend is a statement about the industry's issue of wastefulness.


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