While many of the materials SUBWAY® uses are recycled, the dresses that four designers created for a Nolcha Fashion Week contest yesterday were anything but. The restaurant chain challenged them to create dresses made entirely from SUBWAY® items, and all the designers, Danilo Gabrielli (pictured in center below), Jennifer Henry, Mariana Valentina and Ainslee Bowers, deftly delivered.

The chic and unique collections were fashioned from sandwich wrappers, grocery bags, napkins, straws, plastic sandwich bags, gift cards and salad boxes. Fortunately given the heat wave, none were made of edible items, or as Jared “The SUBWAY® Guy” noted, “no sandwiches were harmed here.”

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