David Gandy: One-on-one with a British supermodel
MANILA, Philippines - British supermodel David Gandy was in the Philippines for Philippine Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2014 last October 23 to 27 at the SMX Convention Center in SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City.
He walked the runway for SM Men's Fashion on October 24, alongside the Filipino retail brand's other image models: Hideo Muraoka, Daniel Matsunaga, Fabio Ide and Rafael do Prado. (Read: Cocktails with David Gandy, men on style)
Gandy arrived days before the week-long fashion fest began, on October 21 via Delta Air flight DL731.
On the day of the SM Men's Fashion show, Rappler was granted a one-on-one exclusive with the model most popularly known for being the face of Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue. Today, he is also a brand ambassador of car brand Jaguar and an animal rights advocate, fighting against puppy mills in the United Kingdom.
Gandy tells us why it's okay to be different, what he wears when he's dressed down and more in this exclusive interview:
The one-on-one interviews were followed by a press conference and the fashion show in the evening. (Read — IN PHOTOS: Pop and classic meet at SM Men's Fashion)
Here are Rappler's exclusive photos: