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Swedish artist's hairy underwear goes on display

Some unusual undergarments have gone on display at an art museum in Örebro, central Sweden.

Örebro, Sweden.
Örebro, Sweden. Image by Örebro kommun / CC BY 2.0

The underwear, created by artist Nina Sparr, is entirely made of human hair. Sparr works entirely in the medium, following in the footsteps of her family, who have done so for generations. She says, ‘They used to make socks to keep men out in the forest very warm and dry.’ The artist’s collection will be on display at Konsthantverkarna until 23 September. Read more: thelocal.se