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Whoa! Is that a python on the runway!?!

April 09, 2014 19:53 IST

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Yup! That is right! Snapshots from a fashion show at the Australian Fashion Week

Just when we thought we'd seen it all on the runway, we saw these pictures.

Australian fashion label 'We Are Handsome' put a python called Candy on the ramp!

Yep, you read it right, a python.

PS: Kudos to the model!


Image: A model in a 'We Are Handsome' creation
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Wrapped around models like a scarf, the python was in keeping with the reptilian theme of the show.


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We have seen several crazy accessories on the ramp but this python clearly tops the list.


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A couple reacts to the python as a model coolly walks past them during the show.


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We Are Handsome specialises in handmade, limited edition swimwear and its latest collection had wild animal themed designs.


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Apart from the snake, the collection was fun, vibrant and colourful, with oceanic blues and greens making way for bright oranges and yellows.


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Bam! And just like that the one-piece swimsuit just came back into fashion with a bang! 


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We wind up with this backstage picture of two models sharing a light moment.

But before we go, we’d like to know from you, our readers, what you thought of the python on the runway? A superb style statement or a flouting of animal rights?

Share your thoughts on the message board below.


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