May 29, 2019 | By Alice Gividen
Milan: Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana are masters at taking classics from their 20 years of collections and moving them forward in fresh new ways. For F/W 11, the ideas of eccentric tailoring and novel proportions made for wearable menswear staples that were full of youthful energy. The design duo generously sited their young design assistants as their main inspiration; rock legend Bryan Ferry sitting in the front row was a reminder that a man of any age can be both spirited and sophisticated.
Color: Charcoal / Black / Suiting grey / Ruby Red
Key Items: Patterned suits / Striped sweaters / Chalk stripe unconstructed blazers / Carrot leg pants / Painted denim / Buffalo plaid blousons / Pieced parka / Basic tees
Materials: Distressed velvet / Denim / Leather / Cotton poplin shirtings
Details: Pieced construction / Dropped crotch silhouette / Cuffed pants / Wide lapels / Photo graphics
Accessories + Footwear: Skinny suspenders / Thick-soled brogues / Classic fedoras
Know what’s next. Become a WGSN member today to benefit from our daily trend intelligence, retail analytics, consumer insights and bespoke consultancy services.