Step aside Delta! Hainan Airlines has the latest and greatest fashion innovation when it comes to flying. The crew of Hainan Airlines is now required to wear “stylish haute couture uniforms” that are nothing if not fashion forward. Designer Laurence Xu debuted his new masterpieces during Paris Couture week, and we are in love. They are inspired by “Cheongasm”, which is a “traditional Chinese dress”, and features some more Western and modern twists with the “traditional Chinese art elements like cloud drawings, waves and even the chinese mythical bird – the Roc”. Seriously, we are in LOVE with these gorgeous works of art, and you need to see them to believe them. Read more at the link below, and check out the stunning pictures to follow…
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“The cooperation between Hainan Airlines and Lawrence Xu is industry leading. We are not only creating a new uniform but also showing the internationalized image of our airline. Especially on international routes, we would like to let passengers know that China is modern and trendy,” said Xu Fei, brand director of Hainan Airlines.
Men’s version of the uniform is a bit less extravagant and Western-looking, with double-breasted overcoats and smaller elements of the traditional Chinese culture….”