March 29, 2012
today:


Sleeping bag coat transforms — and warms — Detroit’s homeless One young designer is using her talents for what lies far beyond Fashion Week: the real world. Veronika Scott, 22, created the “MWPR” coat, which doubles as a sleeping bag for Detroit’s struggling homeless population.

The outerwear boasts yet another remarkable feature — it was also constructed by the homeless.

today:

Sleeping bag coat transforms — and warms — Detroit’s homeless
One young designer is using her talents for what lies far beyond Fashion Week: the real world. Veronika Scott, 22, created the “MWPR” coat, which doubles as a sleeping bag for Detroit’s struggling homeless population.

The outerwear boasts yet another remarkable feature — it was also constructed by the homeless.

(via bettafish-resistance)

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    met her! so amazing.
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    So cool!
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    It’s too bad we need this, but it’s impressive that it exists. Go Detroit.
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