Male Models Wear Provocative Corsets At Paris Fashion Show
Maison Margiela designer John Galliano dressed his male models in a variety of corsets and bustiers for his spring/summer 2019 collection, according to The Guardian. This was the designer’s first menswear couture show where he showcased an ensemble of different corset styles paired with cowboy boots on emaciated male models. Galliano crafted 35 looks in total for his new collection, Vogue added. (RELATED: Designer Puts Men In Hoop Skirts At Fashion Show)
Galliano claimed his inspiration for this collection was to create a gender non-conforming style in order to “discover a new sensuality, a new sexuality.”(RELATED: Fashion Shows Get Even Weirder, This Time With Severed Heads [PHOTOS])
Check out some of the bizarre looks here:
These runway fashion trends were popular with other designers as well during London Fashion Week in June. That’s where Xander Zhou debuted “male pregnancy,” which included male models donning prosthetic baby bumps. LOVERBOY designer Charles Jeffrey put his male models in hoop skirts. (RELATED: ‘Male Pregnancy’ Makes Debut At Fashion Show)
Galliano was dropped from Dior after going on a bizarre antisemitic rant in Paris where he allegedly praised Hitler in 2011, The Guardian added.