Thai fashion designer Santichai Srisongkram wears his label’s “Thaiger-Man” jacket at a retro outdoor market in Bangkok, Thailand. He has had orders for customised versions of the jacket from as far away as Colombia. Photo: Photo: Tibor Krausz

Thai fashion designer makes animal embroidery cool and fosters LGBT acceptance – ‘most of our customers are gay’

  • An army of Bangkok housewives embroider the elaborate animal designs that adorn most of the items in Santichai Srisongkram’s Seasongcalm clothing line
  • Santichai believes his clothes have a shamanistic power to transform their wearers
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Thai fashion designer Santichai Srisongkram wears his label’s “Thaiger-Man” jacket at a retro outdoor market in Bangkok, Thailand. He has had orders for customised versions of the jacket from as far away as Colombia. Photo: Photo: Tibor Krausz
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