Flights of fancy: The 60-year evolution of Cathay Pacific uniforms

PUBLISHED : Friday, 20 June, 2014, 4:13pm
UPDATED : Friday, 20 June, 2014, 4:13pm

Cathay Pacific’s air hostess uniforms recently caused a stir for being "too tight and sexy". Indeed, the carrier's costumery has had a long and colourful history, with an emphasis on “standing out”. From its 60s Chinese patterns and 70s-era psychedelic blouses to its eyebrow-raising modern incarnation, we look back on the evolution of stewardess style.