Jan 17, 2018 | By Samuel Trotman
EAST MEETS WEST
Milan: Celebrating 20 years of business in China, Ermenegildo Zegna focused on men who live between two worlds – carrying within themselves a blend of West and East as perfectly balanced as yin and yang. Elements of uniforms from the Chinese Revolution were seamlessly mixed with 1940s-influenced classics. The “LIVE-D” runway show was presented with a convergent reality experience, created in collaboration with a visual consultant from the film Avatar. The resulting effect made it appear as though models were stepping from the Great Wall of China into the Milan space.
Color: Rust red / Bamboo green / Tea brown / Aubergine / Camel
Key Items: Belted jackets / Sweaters with nature-scape motifs / Slim three-button suits / High-cuff pants / Pea coats
Materials: Shadow plaid flannel / Cashmere / Velvet / Fur and shearling / Waxed cotton / Silk
Footwear + Accessories: Burnished lace-up oxfords / Adventurer belts / iPad sling bags
Know what’s next. Become a WGSN member today to benefit from our daily trend intelligence, retail analytics, consumer insights and bespoke consultancy services.