Thursday, October 20, 2011

Salon du Chocolat: Cocoa-ture

Cindy Fabre, a former Miss France,  wore more than 300 chocolates carefully sculpted together into a gladiator-style bikini as part of the 'Salon du Chocolat,' a yearly trade fair for the international chocolate industry, this year held in Aix en Provence.

The dress was designed by Benjamin Brass and constructed by Puyricard, a locally-based artisan chocolate company. They used more than 300 pieces of chocolate including chocolate truffles, chocolate hearts and caramel filled chocolate bites to make the outfit, and even covered the Fabre's shoes with the confectionary.

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1 comment:

Cleo Coyle said...

Modern foodie art. Fun! Thank you for sharing.