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Umit Benan Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Paris

A soldier's uniform is the genesis of the suit that we recognize today as the staple of a man's wardrobe. The suit/uniform has been the leitmotiv of this fall winter menswear season and in the case...

Umit Benan
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Canali Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

Canali kicked off with a Talented Mr. Ripley type chic: impeccable side-parting, gold-framed glasses, 1950s pinstripe suits, cashmere scarf in mustard or deep red. This energy continued with...

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Z Zegna Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

Zegna’s show kicked off with a house classic: a three button suit jacket, pleated tapered trousers, brown leather loafers. Chic, a tad retro but very wearable. There were a few more solid suits to...

Z Zegna
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Etro Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

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Gucci Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

Menswear FW12/13, where Gucci's creative director Frida Giannini essentially claims an entire colour for her men. If this week Jil Sander chose black, Prada red, Emporio Armani navy blue then Gucci...

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John Richmond Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

John Richmond
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Iceberg Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

Iceberg tipped its hat to the Artful Dodger today. Transported from the gutters of Victorian London to a more sophisticated fashion world, Charles Dickens character was swathed in soft knits and...

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Dirk Bikkembergs Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

Dirk Bikkembergs, one of the original 'Antwerp six' graduate designers (alongside Anne Demeulemeester, Walter Van Bierendonck and Dries Van Noten) has since created a brand known for its ability to...

Dirk Bikkembergs
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Calvin Klein Collection Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

A demonstration in casual excellence, the Calvin Klein Collection was sporty and laddy and presented that genre of stylish masculinity that’s understood so well by icons like Liam Gallagher, David...

Calvin Klein Collection
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Moncler Gamme Bleu Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

The puffa jacket and its many modern permutations is appearing everywhere on the Milan runways this season, its a classic that's crying out for a strong redesign and Moncler is one of the brands to...

Moncler Gamme Bleu
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Prada Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

Miuccia's neo dandyism of the 30’s, inspired by the nineteenth-century man, Wilde, Brummell or Holmes? Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Gary Oldman, Emilie Hirsch, Alexandre Carril, Victor Carril,...

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Trussardi Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

After presenting an Annie Hall inspired collection for his first womenswear collection, Trussardi’s new star designer Umit Benan stuck to flawless 70s chic for the menswear too, inspired by racing...

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Missoni Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

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Vivienne Westwood Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

Queen Viv and husband Andreas Kronthaler, who heads the men’s division of Westwood, delivered a collection of forty incredibly accessible looks this season. Gents, if you’ve always wanted to wear...

Vivienne Westwood
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Pringle of Scotland Menswear Fall Winter 2012 Milan

Pringle, the label that gave birth to the Scottish knitwear industry, came to Milan to prove one thing: despite its archaic past (1815) it is still more than capable of reinventing itself. For...

Pringle of Scotland