Oct 29, 2018 | By Alice Gividen
Paris: Menswear director Yusuke Takahashi debuted his first collection for Issey Miyake with an artsy, print-focused presentation of silk separates with a subtle athletic edge. Simple, easy-fit suits came in oversized windowpane checks, colorful faded batik t-shirts were layered over digitized honeycomb shirting and Bermuda shorts looked youthful covered in a free-form, two-tone splatter. — Nina Stotler
Key Items: Collarless jackets / Bermuda shorts / Athletic trousers / Silk t-shirts / Patterned button ups / Tunics / Macintosh coats / Nehru jackets / Matched sets
Color: Cherry red / Cobalt / White / Black / Charcoal / Periwinkle / Fuchsia / Canary yellow / Navy / Emerald / Forest green
Materials + Trim: Cotton / Silk / Jersey / Nylon blends / Linen
Print + Pattern: Windowpane check / Tie dye / Splatter prints / Digitized honeycomb patterns / Itajime prints / Ombré / Stripes / Kaleidoscope repeats
Accessories + Footwear: Futuristic running sneakers / Ankle socks / Backpacks / Cycling caps / Cross body bags
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