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Paris Fashion Menswear Runway Shows

PFW Men: DUNHILL SS20

Inspired by Japanese design and its influence on Britain’s clothing culture in the 1980s, dunhill presented us with a collection of opposing forces. Classicism was distorted, the austere was re-imagined with elegance, and the subtlest of details turned simple basics into the highlights of the collection. Relaxed, wrapped tailoring similar …
Paris Menswear Runway Shows

PFW Men: BERLUTI SS20

  Berluti’s Kris Van Assche embraced an elevated reality for Spring/Summer 2020, continuing his journey through the house’s heritage. Classic codes were updated, icons were used as a starting point for new pieces, and the previous season’s adventurous designs were amplified in color and detail—like the patina suit (made to …
Paris Menswear Runway Shows

PFW Men: Louis Vuitton SS20

Recently in Paris on the streets of Place Dauphine, Louis Vuitton presented its Spring/Summer 2020 collection—designer Virgil Abloh’s third men’s collection for the house. The event, a site unlike any other, followed the designer’s recent campaign thread of “boyhood” and its many wonders. Bits of that wonderment first came into …
Paris Menswear Runway Shows

PFW MEN: Acne Studios’ SS20

 As a brand that focuses on adding its own experimental spin to archetypes, Acne Studios’ Spring/Summer 2020 collection stayed true to its roots. Looks were pieced together flippantly—a scarf tossed around the neck; a sweater hung with trails of interwoven fabric; a shoe with apparently-ragged soles—evocative of a project created …
Paris Menswear Runway Shows

Paris Fashion Week Men: OFF-WHITE SS20

 At Paris’ Le Carreau du Temple, OFF-WHITE’s men’s Spring/Summer 2020 collection, “Plastic,” made its way down a runway surrounded by a field of white poppies. The collection featured a selection of elevated streetwear pieces like baggy denim, layered t-shirts, and tie-dyed cargo pants, accompanied by a mix of outdoor items …
Milan Menswear Runway Shows

Milan Fashion Week Men: Giorgio Armani SS20

Liberated by the summer season, Giorgio Armani unveiled a collection of impromptu elegance at the house’s historic home in Milan. In the Spring/Summer 2020 designs, each piece had the ability to blend together in harmony, despite being influenced by an amalgamation of cultures, worlds, and atmospheres. With the freedom to …