24 May '11, 3am

Spotted in My Paper today! Designer Tsai is mad about menswear.

Spotted in My Paper today! Designer Tsai is mad about menswear.

TAIWAN-BORN fashion designer Tsai Ming Hung is hugely passionate about menswear. The Singaporean permanent resident was one of three winners at the annual fashion competition, Star Creation 2011. The contest is part of the Asia Fashion Exchange. The 28-year-old's win earned him an internship with fashion retailer FJ Benjamin. Tsai, who says he's inspired by designers like John Galliano and Jun Takahashi, will create a capsule collection for next year's Star Creation fashion show. my paper caught up with him for a chat. Why is your focus on menswear? For me, menswear is a challenge as there aren't as many things you can play with. It's not like womenswear where you have dresses, skirts and other elements. Do you think that Asian men know a thing or two about dressing well? Men from Japan and Thailand in particular dress themselves in interesting ways. Asian men have their o...

Full article: http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest+News/Showbiz/Story/A1S...

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