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These pants are made of human skin… really!

Fact - 17th century Icelanders would make leggings out of the skin of a dead friend
Pic Credits: © 2011 Bernard McManus | Necropants | CC BY-SA | Modified

Icelanders in the 17th century would make leggings out of the skin of a dead friend.

These “necropants” could only be made after getting permission from the said friend. Upon his death, his body would be dug up and the skin, from waist down, would be removed to make the pants.

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