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Would You Wear This Lingerie?

The lingerie design competition at Tokyo's Bunka Fashion College included many zany 3D entries that often looked more like a pop star's stage costumes than underwear.

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The theme for this one is "Tetra," which must refer to the shape of the red things stuck to her bra and panties. The black gloves are a nice touch.

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This one is called "Angels and Demons." I would just call it "Bird."

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This set is inspired by traditional Japanese armor and helmets.

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This take on the "Ouroboros Motif" involves an eye over the crotch.

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The "stained glass" motif almost feels tame.

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This creation is called "DNA," because science and lingerie don't mix often enough.

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This winning design was simply called "Junction."

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The winner, Aya Furuya, will go to the world championships in Shanghai in October.

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