• Fashion + Sexuality

    Gender-bending fashion in retail

    Gender bending fashion has made its way on the runway for quite some time now. Traditional expressions of masculine or feminine are fast disappearing and the world seems to be moving into an androgynous direction. Whether it is Vivienne Westwood, Louis Vuitton or Alessandro Michelle‚Äôs Gucci, it looks like gender fluidity is here to stay. The concept of gender bending is not new and has been in existence ever since there have been gender norms. Although the concept has been trending over the runway, its mass explosion and diffusion in retail is slow to come. There is definitely a change brewing. Muted colours and gender neutral silhouettes were the first…