Malaysia Airlines (MAS) has announced a collaboration with local fashion brand Farah Khan.The brand’s creative director, Datuk Seri Farah Khan, was commission to design a collection of new designs for all divisions within the airline, from cabin and flight crew uniforms to airport and engineering outfits.
Malaysia Airlines’ chief commercial officer Paul Simmons said that the uniform – especially the kebaya for female cabin crew – has served as an iconic symbol and a source of pride for generations.
“With Datuk Seri Farah’s talent and understanding of the fashion business, we look forward to taking this a step further, creating a fashionable and functional new collection, while remaining true to our roots, which is Malaysian at the very heart.”
Farah said in the press release that the outfits will be a composite of several facets of MAS that inspire and fascinate herself and the design team.
The Farah Khan brand, which is available in more than 70 cities worldwide, is known for fabulous sequin dresses and gorgeous resort wear.
The new collection for MAS is expected to be unveiled end of the year.