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Whilst varsity themes tend to be the mainstay of menswear season on season, this stylish guy we spotted in Brick Lane, London offers a darker bohemian direction. As he teams contrasting proportions with performance material choices in a neutral palette.
Pirate aesthetics are cleverly reinterpreted to create a street wear take on the traditional buccaneer. Teaming a straw textured Africana style parka, tapered black trouser with a black wide brim hat. Whilst accessories incorporate contemporary twists to classic pieces from camou patterned soles on a pair of black brogues to a safety-belt strapped clutch.
An air of elegance vibes throughout this stylish street style look we spotted at London fashion week.
Teaming one of the season’s key material trends gingham, a 50’s style black & white full skirted frock is paired with statement accessories choices in an array of autumnal shades of orange hues. Ranging From a burnt orange feather-esque necklace from Marni, retro back-to-school burnt orange satchel to a pair colour popping suede orange high-heels to finish off the ensemble.
Seventies vibes echo through this colour popping power suited gentlemen we spotted at London Fashion Week. Teaming a vibrant cosmetic raspberry red single-breasted suit with statement accessories from retro round rose tinted sunglasses to ensemble matching vibrant trainers.
Mixing an all-over children art doodles with safari styling this adventurous guy is a perfect example of how to tap into your inner child this summer. Teaming a safari style italian Panama hat and naive crayon art two-piece with statement accessories from a chunky metal necklace, metallic iridescent document holder and tan loafers.
Spotted at one of London’s foremost music festivals Lovebox, this stylish chap pairs a unique mixtures of super geek chic and summer floral blooms. From the pair of oversized black rimmed glasses, large floral bloom buttoned down short-sleeve shirt, tailored pleated shorts to the doodle worn white plimsoles.
Undeniably this is the styling of a well traveled fella, who wears his cultural discoveries on his sleeves. Mixing up a whole melting pot of culutral references from the dark navy oriental silk kimono outerwear, tribal layered necklaces styled over a crisp white mandarin collared shirt to the statement furry feathered black loafers which finish off this look.
Spotted on the streets at London Collections: Men S/S 14 we love the teaming of luxe claret and indigo Prada sandals with coordinating claret socks.
As the summer climate finally edges it’s glorious head through the mirky English weather, we thought it fitting to publish this Miami casual inspired street style we spotted in Brick Lane, London.
Teaming a hawaiian printed cap and 50s shape short-sleeve shirt with slim cut pleated trousers, formal utility sandals from COS all in soft subtle hues of oceanic teal, pastel blue and pink.
Spotted on the streets of Brick Lane, London we spotted this purist all white varsity styling. Juxtaposing layers and sportswear themes add a cool unconventional dimension to this all white styled ensemble teaming an Opening Ceremony boxy varsity t-shirt over a long-line white t-shirt, while the bottom half includes off white pleated pared-down trousers teamed with minimalist sneakers and accessorised with a statement gold watch and white iPad.
Vintage sci-fi references continue to reign strong this season. We spotted this stylish futuristic 1970’s dude at London Fashion Week, his fusion of unconventional red plastic paneling and vintage sensibilities create a cool wearable approach.
Whilst one half of this ensemble screams sci-fi femme, the other half dips into demure ladies who lunch. A perfect conflict of new and old, this stylish futuristic lady teams sci-fi oval silver framed sunnies, quilted silver foil sweater over a fluorescent green t-shirt, black loose jeans, hyper-real bright tri monk strap shoes with a vintage plush fur coat and needlepoint bag.
An ethereal purity breathes fresh air into this formal futuristic ensemble. Teaming a modernist structured leather paneled zip-up jacket over a smart roll neck and flared trousers twin-set.
Nautical sensibilities are key in this mariner look we spotted during London collections: men, teaming a shrunken nautical crew neck knit over a white t-shirt, 70’s baggy trousers, eastern print shopper and finished off with J.W. Anderson brogue creeper hybrids.