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Missoni -

HIGH END HIPPIE Milan: A hippie vibe permeated Angela Missoni's earthen-hued F/W 14 collection. Signature knits in mixed patterns were layered upon oneanother, and sometimes topped with a colorful afghan blanket. Easy, tailored silhouettes were grounded even more by Birkenstock-style sandals with fur insoles.  —Anna Jane Davis Key Items:  Cardigan / Sweater hoodie /  Relaxed wool trousers / Sweater jacket / Suede zip-front ...
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Calvin Klein Collection -

FUTURE UTILITY Milan: Italo Zucchelli presented a collection both streamlined and utility-driven. Items like silk puffer jackets and metallic wide leg pants looked futuristic, while classic Calvin Klein cologne logos emblazoned on sweatshirts were a nod to the label's heritage.  —Anna Jane Davis Key Items:  Logo sweatshirt / Wool utility shirt / Slouchy, wide leg trousers / Silk puffer jacket / Precisely tailored ...
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Prada -

HER WAY Milan: Miuccia Prada didn’t let recent tax evasion allegations shake her technical, off-kilter élan. Her show today featured suits, blazers and trousers all precisely tailored to balance perfect fits with hints of clever sloppiness. Prada also marched a few female models down her men’s runway, and styled blunt bottomed ties like askew scarves, while the square toe of models’ monkstrap ...
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Bottega Veneta -

ARTFUL EASE Milan: Tomas Maier's F/W 14 collection conjured the feel of a laid-back weekend. Items like ribbed cuff trousers, henley tees and supple leather bombers looked comfortable yet polished, while slouchy corduroys and painterly dip-dyed details gave the impression of a day spent in the studio.  —Anna Jane Davis Key Items:  Henley tee / Dip-dyed sweater / Slim sweatpants / Ribbed cuff trousers ...
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Versace -

THE WILD WEST Milan: Donatella Versace presented a campy collection melding inspirations from the  Wild West and biker gang culture. The influences overtly appeared in the form of embellished Western shirts, studded biker jackets, leather pants and plenty of denim. Details like horseshoe appliqués, bandana prints, and sheriff star bolo ties added to the theatrical vibe.  —Anna Jane Davis Key Items:  Ultra-fine turtleneck / Printed ...
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LUXE SPORT Milan: A mixture of bold textures and prints lent a luxe street edge to Massimo Giorgetti's active-inspired collection. Heavily layered looks consisted of classic sporty items like sweatshirts and varsity jackets, while quirky pairings like plaid wool and metallic gold leather made things fresh and contemporary.  —Anna Jane Davis Key Items:  Fine-knit turtleneck / Printed sweatshirt / Boxy woven tee / ...
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Ermenegildo Zegna -

STANDARD ISSUE Milan: The latest Ermenegildo Zegna collection mostly contained a selection of solid, if expected, basics including, perfectly cut suits, turtlenecks and tartan trousers. More forward flourishes included an astrakhan bomber jacket and houndstooth overcoat with contrasting tartan lapels.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Double-breasted suit / Quilted bomber / Pea coat / Turtleneck / Hooded overcoat / Tartan trouser / Shearling bomber ...
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Jil Sander -

VINYARD MINIMAL Milan: The latest Jil Sander collection upheld the label’s minimalist heritage with boxy, monochrome suit jackets layered over crewneck sweaters that matched subdued, well-cut trousers. At the same time, the design team injected coy hints of color and texture into this collection, with puckered surface overcoats, eggplant and teal checker intarsia sweaters and metallic copper trousers.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Mountaineer ...
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Costume National -

TONE AND TEXTURE Milan: For F/W 14, Costume National designer Ennio Capasa  focused on tonal play and proportion, resulting in a unique collection of elongated layers and unexpected bursts of color. Black and grey grounded the assortment of slouchy trousers, oversized jackets and tunic-length turtlenecks, while tactile materials in bright shades and moody ombrés  added intriguing dimension. A dose of matte leather ...
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Corneliani -

RELAXED PRECISION Milan: This season Corneliani took a relaxed approach to the precisely-cut suits and jackets the label is best known for. Softened lines and rounded shoulders gave silhouettes a cozy yet masculine appearance, while casual items like hoodies and blouson jackets in rich material mixes of leather, croc, wool and plush fur maintained the luxe appeal.  —Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Unstructured suit ...
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Peasant Past -

Emigrant peasant themes emerge in an aesthetic that champions utilitarianism for F/W 14. Contemporary soft tailoring and intricate layering define the trend, while stylized Eastern European floral prints act as ornamental accents.
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Dandy Hunter -

Hunting-inspired looks benefit from dandy-style flourishes. Tweed and canvas look fresh over velvet or technical nylons, adding rough, rambling hunter style to more polished looks.
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Suedehead Redux -

London menswear designers look to the past to deliver collections inspired by the early ‘70s English suedehead subculture. Updated crombie coats, Fair Isle sweaters and bleached denim set off suedehead looks for F/W 14.
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ARCTIC MARTIANS London: KTZ gears up with ensembles fit for a glacial galaxy this season. Finessing their street goth aesthetic, the cult label opts for a monochrome palette complete with signature occult symbols, graphic patterns, and streetwear silhouettes. —Kathleen Tso Key Items: Fur jerseys / Hoodies / Basketball shorts / Bomber jackets / Kaftan tops / Sweatpants / Layered leggings / Insulated parkas Color: ...
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Snow Trip -

London designers flood runways with après-ski-inspired looks for F/W 14. Technical materials and angora blends in blinding whites look innovative, while polar bear intarsia knits bring arctic cool to this trend.
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