ऑस्ट्रेलिया में हुए एक फैशन शो में मॉडलों की ड्रेस ने बवाल मचा दिया है। सिडनी में पांच मई को इस फैशन शो में डिजाइनर लीजा ब्लू ने जो कलेक्शन पेश किया उसमें हिंदू देवी-देवताओं के चित्रों को अश्लील तरीके से इस्तेमाल किया गया था।
A model parades swimwear featuring the Hindu goddess Maa Lakshmi by Lisa Blue during the Australian Fashion Week spring/summer collections show in Sydney on May 5, 2011. The annual festival showcases over 50 renowned and up-and-coming designers from across Australia.
Activists of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) hold photocopies of a model wearing swimwear featuring Hindu Goddess Lakshmi and the Australian flag, in Hyderabad on May 6, 2011 during a protest against Australian designer Lisa Blue who designed swimwear featuring the image of the Hindu Goddess Lakshmi Devi. The controversy began during Australian Fashion Week held in Sydney when models walked the ramp in the said swimwear which can be considered an insult to members of the Indian community.