Cocoa Chanel?

Salon Du Chocolat 2012 - Fashion Chocolate Show

Actress Kim Yoo Jung models a chocolate lace coat during the 18th Salon Du Chocolat at Parc des Expositions Porte de Versailles on October 30, 2012 in Paris, France.

My friend Liz sent me a link to an article about this and more chocolate couture. What could be stranger than edible frocks? How about a wedding party who made their clothes from the bi-product of a Christmas dinner staple — Last week Liz  sent me a link to this article about a Turkey feather bridal party from 1948!

About Jonathan

Jonathan Walford is a fashion historian and co-founder of the Fashion History Museum in Cambridge, Ontario. The FHM maintains a collection of nearly 12,000 artifacts dating from the mid 17th century to the present. Jonathan has authored various books and museum catalogues, including The Seductive Shoe, Shoes A-Z, Forties Fashion, 1950s American Fashion, and Sixties Fashion.
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