May 04, 2017 | By Nivindya Sharma
Milan: Stefano Pilati’s much anticipated inaugural collection for Ermenegildo Zegna was a rebellious showing of what makes the designer special, elevating the house codes into something modern and directional. Among the traditional slim suiting and relaxed robe coats, Pilati slipped in turned-up knit cuff details, tonal jacquard leopard spots and square-shoulder blazers cinched aggressively at the waist, pursuing the type of individualized, modern styling previously lacking at this classic Italian label.— Nina Stotler
Key Items: Slim suiting / Blouson jackets / Tailored shorts / Robe coats / Suede jackets / Fine gauge knits / Walking shorts / Cinched jackets / Board shorts
Color: Rose / Coco / Apricot / Moss / Camel / Navy / Oxblood / Silvery greys / Mushroom / Periwinkle
Materials + Trim: Cotton / Jacquard / Summer wools / Suede / Camelhair / Cashmere / Silk / Fine gauge knits / Felt
Print + Pattern: Tie motifs / Tonal leopard spots / Roses
Accessories + Footwear: Refined leather oxfords / Silk ties / Aviator sunglasses / Printed silk scarves / Tasseled loafers / Sandals / Round frame sunglasses
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