Saturday, August 27, 2005

Budapest Mayor gets dictatorial on fashion

Or should I say chauvinistic?:
The mayor of one Budapest district wants female City Hall staff to wear miniskirts only if they have 'completely perfect legs' and the skirts are no shorter than 2-3 centimeters (about 1 inch) above the knee.

Gabor Mitynan, a conservative who runs the wealthy 12th district, also wants male employees to wear blazers in summer, and told the Website ( the dress code was needed because he had seen staff dressed like beggars or vacationers.

Mitynan also dislikes crop tops -- popular in Budapest -- saying 'few women have well-trained bellies worth showing to people' and wants the city to legislate on stocking thickness, proposing 5-10 denier for summer, 15 for spring and autumn and 20 for winter.
Furthermore, female City Hall staff may go topless if they have completely perfect...


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