Taxidermist Mom: Placenta Baby Booties?
The world of baby keepsakes can be creative very, fun and maybe a little creepy. Some moms are taking their pregnancy mementos to new extremes with some pretty strange souvenirs, including this mom’s one of a kind – Placenta Booties.
The mother of one from North Yorkshire, is putting her taxidermist’s skills to good use with the creation of her very own placenta baby booties.
Alison Brierley, 45 says she is used to creating art from animal skins and decided to apply the same technique to her placenta. She said:
After trying out some ideas, she decided on a pair of booties before making a meal of what was left of her placenta.
Alison also created a print using placenta blood, a light box called A Womb With A View and cooked up a placenta bourguignon. She said:
You can check out Alison’s “Placenta Art” here.