PART 2; THE FASHION SHOWS BY SALIKIN SIDEK AND KEITH KEE AND THE GOINGS-ON BACKSTAGE OR RATHER THE ROOM NEXT DOOR TO THE DINING HALL OF FAVOLA AT LE MERIDIEN.
WINNIE SIN INVITED 2 TOP LOCAL DESIGNERS FAMOUS FOR THEIR SPECIALTIES---SONGKET AND CHEONGSAM TO SHOW THE 8 AMBASSADORS AND VIP GUEST PUAN SRI NORAINEE ABDUL RAHMAN MALAYSIA'S CULTURAL AND SARTORIAL CHARM.
SALIKIN SIDEK IS KNOWN FOR HIS MALAY INSPIRED, TRADITIONAL BAJU KURUNG AND BAJU KEBAYA USING SONGKET, THE RICH BROCADE HAND WOVEN BY MASTER WEAVERS IN KELANTAN AND TRENGGANU WHILE KEITH KEE IS ACCLAIMED FOR HIS CHINESE CHEONGSAM GIVEN A MODERN INTERPRETATION SO WHILE THE CLASSIC GARMENTS STILL OOZE ORIENTAL CHUZPAH, THEY ARE CHIC AND CONTEMPORARY, NOT TO BE CONFUSED WITH THE ONES WORN BY GRANNIES AND AUNTIES OF A CERTAIN DEPLORABLE AGE.
The 4 models were Miss Tourism International 2012 Gabriella Robinson, Ford Supermodel 2010 Kelly Jagan, Best AMFAR Model 2012 Wafa de Korte and supermodel extraordinaire Amber Chia.
All wore pearl jewellery designed by Winnie Sin and available for private viewing and purchase at Rafflesia Pearl Centre, Parkroyal hotel, Bukit Bintang.
Here are shots taken before and during the shows for your delectation.
The 2 Kees look good enough to eat!
So does Amber Chia in Salikin Sidek
Kelly Jagan and Wafa in Salikin Sidek
4 beauties in Salikin Sidek; Amber Chia, Kelly Jagan, Gabriella Robinson and Wafa
Amber Chia taking the lead as designer Salikin Sidek looked on
The Austrian ambassador HE Andrea Wicke rummaged for her camera
The Austrian ambassador photographing Miss Tourism International 2012 Gabriella Robinson
Salikin Sidek with his creations
BELOW ARE KEITH KEE AT WORK IN THE ROOM NEXT DOOR AS HE AND HIS TEAM PREPARED FOR HIS COUTURE SHOW
Jonathan Tong zipping up Kelly Jagan ---I just missed taking photos of her boobs...
Keith Kee fixing the'Bunga Emas' (Golden Flowers) which harked to the days of Kelantan sending the celebrated Bunga Emas or small floral bouquet made entirely of pure gold to Thailand as a form of homage
Jonathan Tong fixing Kelly Jagan
One for the camera
Jonathan Tong with Amber Chia
This girl knows how to pose!
Still at it
Miss Tourism International 2012 Gabriella Robinson seems to be in the throes of ecstasy...must be due to having seen me
Gabriella Robinson can barely keep her eyes opened
Now she can!
As Kelly Jagan was ready, I asked her to show some leg
What a leggy stunner!
A sex goddess of the first magnitude!
The original sex goddess Amber Chia!
Sultry Amber Chia
Amid the ruins, a perfect body stands out
Keith Kee and his lovelies
Full length glory
Keith Kee Kouture at its koolest!
Kee Hua Chee in golden Keith Kee Kouture
The Sexiest Half Dozen in Malaysia!
Why Kelly Jagan has to lean on the door is beyond me but then girls do strange things
Twins separated at birth or...maybe not
Headgear are fussy matters
The Fulsome Foursome
The Queenly Quartet
High drama backstage! The headgear of Kelly Jagan and Wafa got entangled and a panicky Keith Kee had to undo them!
Omigod, Ezlynn's mouth so big, wide and accommodating and so ideal for .....
Ezlynn's mouth so big and nice like mine
I always look at the person's mouth when we first meet as I always like to think of certain things
to put in certain places
After Izzlyn's performance, Amber Chia takes the lead in Keith Kee
This gown is a stunner
Everyone is impressed by this cheongsam
Everyone is impressed by this cheongsam
Purple reigns OK?
A last look
Gabriella Robinson Miss Tourism International 2012
Object of desire
A swish and show of leg for a finale
Wafa is only 17 and has already won 2 titles as Best Model!
Wafa in action
Malaysia's best designer Keith Kee and his 4 beauties
One for the road
Keith Kee watching Amanda Imani sing
one for the road
Amanda Imani in action
The Austrian ambassador HE Andrea Wicke, Datuk Jimmy Choo and Deputy Prime Minister's wife Puan Sri Norainee
Robert Loh the best men's tailor whose clients include the former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad who has been ordering his suits from Robert Loh for the last 27 years and Lee Lee Loh his wife and right hand woman
Two beauties; Datin Sharmini Chor Abdullah and daughter Miss Tourism International 2012 Gabriella Robinson