Teens' colorful duct tape prom outfits wins them $20,000

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Teens' Colorful Duct Tape Prom Outfits Wins Them $20,000

For the past 15 years, Duck Brand has sponsored a scholarship for the couple who make the best prom attire made completely out of its products.

Behold this year's winners,Virginia teens Mia and Chandler, who each won $10,000 for their spectacular grand-prize matching ensemble. Everything they're wearing all the way down to Mia's corsage was made from all different colors of duct tape.


The couple says they spent 90 hours on the project and used 39 rolls of colored duck tape. At about 5 dollars a roll, you can't deny this was down right economical -- especially considering the average prom dress will run you $400. Plus, the outfits are waterproof.

They won't even have to be careful around the punch bowl! Mia and Chandler beat out some stiff competition.

Category winners for best use of color and most outrageous also won $125 and 30 rolls of duck tape -- so next year, they can make another prom outfit for free!
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