Sep 06, 2018 | By Lizzy Bowring
London: Sarah Burton finesses her dashingly dark vision for Alexander McQueen menswear this season, showing sinister, yet elegant looks with a dash of boyish charm. Upsized tailored short suit sets in ornate motifs and sumptuous materials convey the eerie gothic romanticism, signature to the Alexander McQueen aesthetic. — Kathleen Tso
Key Items: Long waistcoats / Matching sets / Upsized tailored shorts / Savile Row suiting
Color: Optic white / Cream / Black lacquer / Watermelon / Blue bonnet
Materials + Trim: Lace / Brocade / Embroidered florals / Pulled yarns / Crinkled satin / Jacquard / Silk / Wool suiting / Gold buttons
Print + Pattern: Stained glass mosaics / Skull and lace print / Copier ink prints / Oriental or antique florals / Baroque arabesque motif
Accessories + Footwear: Mary Jane dress shoes / Black dress socks / Dress shoes / Metal bangles / Sleek motorcycle boots
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