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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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Burberry Prorsum -

PRESENT AND PAST London: Burberry Prorsum designer Christopher Bailey delivered a collection that deftly balanced classic British items, like trench coats, with jolts of unexpected whimsy in the form of autumn floral coats and woven carpetbags.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Lightweight trench coat / Lightweight caban / Relaxed Chesterfield / Oversize caban / Sheepskin jacket / Car coat / Reversible trench coat / Fisherman’s rib ...
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Pringle of Scotland -

STATELY STAPLES London:  Pringle of Scotland shows classic looks in simple and stately fashion this season. Regal plum and royal blue give velvet, wool, and knits luxuriant depth in a range of tailored and casual staples. —Kathleen Tso Key Items: Velvet blazers / Knit pullovers / Turtleneck sweaters / Wool trousers / Tailored coats / Cable knit sweaters Color: Royal blue / Black / Navy ...
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Agi & Sam

AFROPOP REFLECTIONS London: Recent 2013 British Fashion Awards winners for Emerging Menswear Designer, Agi & Sam, defied expectations, showing a largely color-free collection built on black and white checks. Still, with hallmark cleverness, the designers inserted trademark color and ethnic references into the collection via screen-printed African oil company logos of the past.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Check suit / Tunic top / Cropped ...
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James Long -

FUTURE PRIMITIVE London: James Long turned “primitive sci-fi and cosplay” influences into a forward collection featuring asymmetrically quilted bomber jackets, ornately-pieced jackets, sweatshirts and track pants.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Pieced bomber jacket / Quilted zip-front jacket / Pieced track pant / Pieced crewneck / Quilted bomber jacket Color: Royal blue / Racing red / White / Kelly green / Canary / Blazer orange / Orchid / ...
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Alexander McQueen -

POP-A-BILLY London: Sarah Burton’s Alexander McQueen collection referenced the line’s rock and roll roots, with pop-flavored rockabilly looks, kilted tartan suits and abundant gold zippers.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Double-breasted Crombie coat / Kilt suit / Geometric mohair cardigan / Striped overcoat / Shearling overcoat / Photo print button-front shirt Color: Black / Dove grey / Bubblegum pink / Metallic gold / White Materials + Trim:  ...
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Christopher Kane -

MOLECULAR MEN London:  Christopher Kane delves deeper into menswear, expanding his array of graphic sweats with complementary tailored trousers and jackets. Scientific inspirations manifest with molecular cable knits and digital prints, sci-fi styling, and trekkie turtlenecks. — Kathleen Tso Key Items: Snug turtleneck sweaters / Sweats / Cropped trousers / Slim blazers / Pleather mac / Vinyl parka / Cable knit sweaters / Belted coats Color: ...
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Hackett -

COLOR AND TRADITION London: Hackett showed a selection of wooly, earthen tweed suits and blazers polished by precise Savile Row tailoring. Downy parkas, bomber jackets and hits of shocking magenta knitwear and velvet added color and levity to the otherwise staid collection.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Prince of Whales check suit / Wooly pinstripe suit / Tweed trouser / Fur-hooded down coat / Velvet ...
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Christopher Raeburn -

RUGGED RUCHING London: Christopher Raeburn continued his repurposing of military materials to create a collection of wearable parkas and bombers updated with less expected feminine touches like ruching and zigzag quilting. The designer also included a selection of polar-inspired looks, including fur coats, hooded down jackets and sweaters sporting graphic polar bear intarsias.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Ruched parka / Fur hood camo parka ...
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JW Anderson -

FEMME FATALE London:  JW Anderson continues to blur gender lines, showing a meticulous collection of androgynous pieces with askew tailoring. Masculine pieces obtain a femme treatment through pleated blazers, tailored capes, and peplum trousers. — Kathleen Tso Key Items:  Box jackets / Cropped trousers / Matching sets / Peplum trousers / Pleated jackets / Tailored capes / Ruffled blouses / Slim turtlenecks Color: Black / ...
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Jonathan Saunders -

RETRO REPOSE London:  Jonathan Saunders seamlessly marries retro inspirations this season for a lavishly leisure look. '50s-inspired varsity pieces take on rich '70s palettes and patterns, juxtaposing nostalgic satin sportswear with graphic geometrics.  — Kathleen Tso Key Items:  Satin varsity jackets / Geometric sweaters / Satin sweats / Creased slacks / Slim overcoats Color: Cream / Cranberry / Olive / Canary yellow / Red / ...
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