Edinburgh-based artist Alasdair Thomson sculpts artworks of our everyday items that do not seem very heavy at the first glance. But his ongoing interest in the subject of drapery and in the way that it hangs and folds results in these precise marble sculptures, and it's hard to believe they are made of stone.


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This Italian-trained sculptor mastered the carving of large-scale sculptures as well as other elements of decorative stonework. In his amazingly detailed artworks, he portrays the gracefulness of flowing fabric by sculpting light objects like dresses, skirts, or other items of clothing. Scroll down to see them for yourself!

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Artist Makes Impressive Sculptures Of Accessories And Fashionable Clothes In Marble

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Ok Ha-Neul 1 week ago

i swear that is a dress or my eyes don't work

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Artist Makes Impressive Sculptures Of Accessories And Fashionable Clothes In Marble

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Taryn Wallace 1 week ago

Very very carefully

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Artist Makes Impressive Sculptures Of Accessories And Fashionable Clothes In Marble

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Doodley 1 week ago

Maybe you should design clothes. You definitely have style....

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Lisa GI 1 week ago

This is going to confuse the heck out future archaeologists

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Artist Makes Impressive Sculptures Of Accessories And Fashionable Clothes In Marble

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Cip IESAN 2 weeks ago

Marble Air! For guys who really can jump!

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Artist Makes Impressive Sculptures Of Accessories And Fashionable Clothes In Marble

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Taryn Wallace 1 week ago

Are the hangers marble too or is the statue mounted (giggity) to the wall and it's just there as a prop?

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Linda Chan 1 week ago

is the paper marble though?

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Marilyn Slater 1 week ago

These worn ones are even better!

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Anna H 1 week ago

need this in my room

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Daniel Losinger 1 week ago

They are almost as stiff and heavy as real Nike sneakers.

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alwright 1 week ago

very pretty! i want a dress like that

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alwright 1 week ago

i like this one a lot

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Doodley 1 week ago

Realistic as heck. Nailed the ruffles btw

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Kiahna 1 week ago

You could sell those, people would love that.

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alwright 1 week ago

even the back is amazing