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Woman makes dress out of 10,000 Starburst candy wrappers

Posted: 11:10 AM, May 20, 2017
Updated: 2017-05-20 19:12:16-04

ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania woman has made a dress from more than 10,000 Starburst candy wrappers given to her by her high school sweetheart-turned-husband.

Emily Seilhamer is an artist and upcycler -meaning she recycles items by creating new things out of them.

The Mount Joy Township woman posted a picture of her dress last week on her Facebook page, Artistry and Upcycling by Emily Seilhamer.

Seilhamer tells WPMT-TV  that “anyone’s an artist if they’re willing to try.”

No cavities resulted from the making of this dress.