“Meanwhile male models wearing planks of wood across their faces stalk the catwalk.”
It’s not every day you get to read that sentence. However, it’s absolutely true, and Men’s fashion week took London by surprise today with a very odd set of outfits. After an announcement by David Gandy, a member of the jauntily-named British Fashion Council, vowing that London would soon become the “menswear capital of the world,” models with blacked-out faces strutted their stuff on the catwalk, behind masks made out of splintered two-by-fours.
I’m not sure how many of these beauties you’ll be seeing in fashion magazines, but perhaps Home Depot will pick up a few for their employees?
And I thought planking was bizarre…