Therefore, Martin Appelt MACHO AW19 collection has dispatched stereotypical female dedicated elements, like pearls, ties, and galluses to construct apparel for the opposite sex, however, without taking the visual gender identity away from the correlate sex.
Furthermore, Martin Appelt MACHO AW19 collection has managed to shape a new look for both the male and female silhouettes. By using corsets and sturdy padding to exaggerate their body features in design, the collection highlights the pressure the society still puts on the sexes to meet their gender role expectations.
Finally, the designer’s choice of colour supports the gender debate. By using baby blue and pink in the menswear collection, combined with prints of famous laundry detergents, the designer has associate the Man with an advertised product.