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Berlin Fashion Week goes underground

The Local · 5 Jul 2012, 11:38

Published: 05 Jul 2012 11:38 GMT+02:00

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Turns and sudden brakes posed an extra challenge for the 34 models - including German star Micaela Schäfer - strutting their stuff in high heels on a moving underground train in Berlin on Wednesday evening.

See our sexy picture gallery of the underground fashion show!

The event was the seventh time Berlin Fashion Week has gone underground, with 400 passengers admiring new collections revealed by 17 labels and designers.

Music blasted from loudspeakers on the train as it travelled on its forty-five minute journey into eastern Berlin along the U5 line from Alexanderplatz.

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13:30 July 5, 2012 by Leo Strauss
Thought that was that Brievik out on the catwalk for a second, strutting the latest look in Euro fascist fashion. Gotta put my glasses on...or maybe not. ;)
14:53 July 5, 2012 by William Thirteen
i hope they paid the BVG for permission to use the system as their venue.
16:24 July 5, 2012 by mesca
UncleVanya, do you think these two are part of the show? How stereotypical...

I would say "Kill'em with fire!" if I didn't feel that we were between civilized human beings...

16:59 July 5, 2012 by raandy
Thats quite a fashion statement, hope he saves it for gay pride week.
19:31 July 5, 2012 by AClassicRed
Why should it be saved for Gay Pride Week. Gays are people, too but then @raandy, you're making the assumption this guy is gay. Christopher Street Day Parade was June 23rd, gay pride, btw.

@UncleVanya, she may be smiling....for the very reason you question.

The U5 is my often ride home, so have to tell you: this is just the photo of a model TheLocal.de chose to show here to get the reactions some of you are issuing. Pure sensationalism, and typical. There were many other types of fashion presented.
08:49 July 6, 2012 by towns
I think the woman is smiling more of awkwardness than anything else.
09:27 July 6, 2012 by AlexR
Yes, I think it's strange that the the woman is smiling. I would have laughing out loud.
09:50 July 6, 2012 by raandy
AClassicRed you bet , I am.
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