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My Own Tailored Trousers

Added Feb 9, 2012

by Ka-Ho Leung

Nottingham, Unit...






These trousers are made to fit for me. This is because it is very personal to have my own tailored trousers within my size, the menswear tailored trousers fabric designs are out of dated or the same everywhere that I want my tailored trousers to be special and unique too because I am a textile designer and this will give me the chance to promote my work and making them into reality that I really want to do for a long time, I want to stand out from the crowd and other men in suits. The suit is going to be more ideal for the Autumn/Winter (mainly Winter because the yarns of my wool fabric is quite thick) and the colours that I have chosen for the suit (a dark blue background and a burgundy red pinstripe motif) are dark and ideal for the Fall season. But, I would wear it for any special occasion in the year that it would be special.

It was inspired by Cities and textured architecture that I wanted to tie both of them to men’s suits because due to lack of style and to ordinary fabric design e.g. plain, pinstripe which make the people look the same. It was all started from manhole cover rubbings with graphical images on the manhole covers in cities and manipulating the images into repeat pattern with a twist. I want to make my work extraordinary and giving the menswear surface pattern with my work a new lease of life and wanting to change menswear design forever.

More information to come…

Material Notes

My own woven jacquard fabric with my own graphical image.




Garment Type
Business, Classic, Evening Wear
Cotton, Polyester, Suiting, Wool

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    Jul 1, 2012, 02.35 PMby zsyzu

    Look forward to it! We need more projects from creative and talented people like yourself!

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      Jul 1, 2012, 03.06 PMby Ka-Ho Leung

      Thank you for your kind words! :) I will do! I will be pushing the men’s fabric designs forward too. :)

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    Jun 30, 2012, 02.54 PMby zsyzu

    Very nice! It’s always nice to create something you know fits you well and stands out from anything else out there. Well done.

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      Jun 30, 2012, 05.02 PMby Ka-Ho Leung

      Hello there! Thank you so much. I wished that I have done this in the first place, but now I have done it. I will be posting more about this project on my website and blog. I will keep you posted with my ideas and future plans. Thank you for viewing my trousers, my jacket will be up very soon and also I will take some close photos of my garments very soon.

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