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Flamenco as you’ve never seen it before

Flamenco as you've never seen it before
Photo: Cristina Quicler/AFP
The International Flamenco Fashion Show 2015 has brought high fashion to the dresses of Spain's most beloved dance. The Local takes a peek at the changing face of flamenco stlye.

Models take to the runway in designs by Seville designer, Rocio Peralta. Peralta, daughter of a Spanish bullfighter, originally worked in the tourism industry, but followed her passion for flamenco fashion, starting her own label in 2009. (Photo: Crister Quicler/AFP)

A dress by Seville-born Ernesto Sillero. His circus-inspired collection, 'Happiness of the sun' won him the 'Best New Designer' prize . Over 1,200 desses are on display during the fashion show and accompanying exhibits. (Photo: Cristina Quicler/AFP)

A glimpse behind the scenes as models prepare for the catwalk. (Photo: Cristina Quicler/AFP)

A model wearing an intricate gold mask during the show for Ernesto Sillero's award-winning collection. (Photo: Cristina Quicler/AFP)

Not your usual flamenco dress: Vicky Martin Berrocal's collection was dramatic and daring. (Photo: Cristina Quicler/AFP)

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