Volume 38: the unique body shapes of each member of comedy duo Banana Man were used to create flower vases

The art director Yuni Yoshida (previously) has an ongoing series in Japanese fashion magazine Soen, in which she collaborates with different celebrities for an artful spread called “Play a Sensation.”

Volume 37: rose vines were knitted together to create fishnet tights for actress Riho Yoshioka

Currently in its 38th iteration, each month Yoshida turns her creativity to a different Japanese celebrity, rendering them into works of art using mostly analog techniques. Some are utterly simple, leaving you wondering, “why didn’t I think of that” while others are meticulously crafted to a level verging on compulsion.

Each month a new spread appears in the magazine but you can also follow along on Yuni Yoshida’s Instagram account.

Volume 36: a hole punch was used to poke holes in actor Go Ayano’s entire outfit

Volume 23: actress Mitsuki Takahata’s outfit and hair extensions were slided to create a playful layout of stripes

Volume 14: a high-speed camera captures poured coffee at just the right moment to make it look like a necktie on actor Nijiro Murakami’s outfit

Volume 13: jewelry on the body of actress Sakura Ando makes it look like a blouse