Paper into couture at San Francisco's Legion of Honor

In Pulp Fashion:  The Art of Isabelle de Borchgrave, the Belgian artist re-creates exquisite life-size historic costumes using paper. The exhibit is currently at San Francisco’s Legion of Honor until June 5, 2011. (photos)

The stunning collection includes gowns inspired by Bronzino's portrait of Eleanor of Toledo as well as those worn by the Medicis and Elizabeth I.