Man on the Move: At the Helm of New Seasons
As the season starts to submit a change, so does the direction of our wardrobe. Shorts become longer, transforming into thigh-length bermuda shorts and t-shirts layer underneath fleece pullovers. The most causal clothing becomes the mercy of fashion's presentations. Runway reference, Tiger of Sweden focused on making these basic pieces of apparel the simplest of announcements for their Spring 2016 Collection. Just how the runway dictates, street style meets runway to make the loudest of statements.
Style Advice: While we approach the fall season ahead, keep the wardrobe simple. Focus on the basic staples that will define comfortable clothing and consistent style. PRPS Values Short ($275) is both practical and in style. The brand works with Japanese raw denim to construct the most fashion forward and substantial denim available online since 2002. PRPS claims domain as the first brand to bring Japanese denim to the United States market. Since then, Donwan Harell, PRPS founder and designer continues to work with selvedge denim to create long lasting, trendy pieces that are fit to stay in your wardrobe.
To direct the look into a comfortable high-fashion statement, Pair the shorts with a pullover. Snag a Pullover by Kenzo to define the sweat style sensibility. The Tanaka Sweatshirt ($400) from the French luxury house introduces a tech knit design that will keep your style out of this world, yet grounded by ease.
Pace your steps of style by adding in a pair of modern footwear. Cole Haan's Pinch Wool Weekender ($50) creates the right path. Known for their classic sensibility, this shoe model creates new dynamic to one of the brand’s iconic designs from the 1950s: the penny loafer. With Grand OS technology the shoes innovates with a cushion lining the footbed. Put some prep in your step. This style is causal, but smart and sophisticated: elevating the basics by regarding them as important pieces to your everyday look.
Top it off with a hat. Fred Perry Pique Loafers Cap ($45) offers the trendy Captain’s hat without the costume vibe. This way to invest in a trend. This cap is a piece to translate into more outfits than one; so make your mark.
Must Have: Command another craft with this Opening Ceremony’s “Space Agriculture” Crewneck Sweatshirt ($175) This style brings tidings of good faith in style. A crewneck pullover is the piece that will bring you from summer into fall. It is the piece to travel back from vacations, to throw on over shorts in the chilly evenings, or the exact comfort that will have you falling asleep under the stars.
Its pattern, a color blocked green, white and black panels design with a frontal graphic of a modern land found in space. For this season, brand logos are boring. Show off some statement with a print of personal preference, Opening Ceremony never shys from doings so. The New York City brand’s designs are consistently interestingly strange, difficult to keep all sights away because after all, brand that speaks for contemporary lifestyle and fashion. Its perspective is engaging and relatable.
Industry News: Pop-up stores are in fashion. Drake x Future held separate spots around the weekend of their 4-day concert series in New York’s Madison Square Garden in early August. R&B artist Frank Ocean just hosted several in bodegas and magazine shops around New York City concurrent with the drop of his highly anticipated album "Blonde", as Kanye West takes the phenomenon global last weekend. The rapper turned designer sold his “Life of Pablo” merchandise in 21 spots throughout the world. BOF reports, “ West, 39, announced the move on Twitter on Wednesday with a map of the stores that will be located in cities in the United States, Australia, England, Germany, South Africa and Singapore.” The news had fan followers held onto social media for the release of the locations where these pop up stores would be located, news that would drop just 24 hours before store opening. However pop-up store are not a new concept in the fashion industry. But its relationship to street-style fashion and musician merchandise is, and continues to prove success by launching groundbreaking forms of awareness and hype fashion stores, music and art.