23 Jan '11, 1am

Fashion police on alert at Aussie Open with Venus Williams being a serial offender

Fashion police on alert at Aussie Open with Venus Williams being a serial offender

Venus Williams took the court in her 'Alice in Wonderland' creation, a yellow criss-cross number showing large amounts of flesh. -- PHOTO: AFP View more photos MELBOURNE - 'Nude' underwear and black knee-socks have led a parade of women's fashion disasters at the Australian Open, in a welcome distraction from some humdrum tennis. Fashion police were alerted when aspiring designer Venus Williams took the court in her 'Alice in Wonderland' creation, a yellow criss-cross number showing large amounts of flesh. The ensemble was completed with a tiny patterned skirt and Venus's famous 'nude' shorts, which give the impression she has forgotten to put on knickers. 'The outfit is inspired by Alice in Wonderland. Don't laugh,' she said, to guffaws. 'It's kind of about a surprise, because when Alice goes down the hole, the rabbit hole, she finds all these things that are so surprisin...

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