You have to sympathise with the guys. Women are truly spoilt for choice when it comes to clothing whereas the men have hardly any to speak of. No wonder a handful once resorted to wearing skirts. Remember Kevin Rowlands of Dexy’s Midnight Runners, Depeche Mode’s Martin Gore and Pete Burns of Dead or Alive?
But the Men’s World showcase at the recently-ended Malaysia-International Fashion Week (M-IFW) 2007 tried to show that there is really more to men’s fashion than staid shirts, pants and tees.
Four designers – Andy Sulaiman, Daniel Cho, Key Ng, Iskandar Rahman dan William Liew – were entrusted with this difficult task. And they each deserved a pat on their backs for their work. There were some pretty interesting stuff on parade that’s worth checking out