18 hours ago | By Jian DeLeon
Paris: Style director Kim Jones brought the business suit outdoors for F/W 14, pairing tailored ensembles with luxe versions of mountain sports garb such as chunky angora sweaters, curly lamb parkas and streamlined hiking boots. Pants and jackets in a silky nylon-like fabric introduced an activewear influence, which also appeared in the form of perforated leather hoodies and mirrored wraparound sunglasses. —Anna Jane Davis
Key Items: Angora sweater / Slim, double-breasted suit / Boxy wool jacket / Striped topcoat / Curly lamb parka
Color: Creamy white / Black / Medium grey / Heather grey / Camel / Beige / Navy blue / Steel blue / Cerulean / Aubergine
Materials + Trim: Chunky knits / Angora knits / Fine wool suitings / Silk blends / Nylon / Wool melton / Leather / Curly lamb
Print + Pattern: Wide horizontal stripes
Accessories + Footwear: Sporty wraparound sunglasses / Totes, duffels and portfolios in fur, metallic leather and LV damier motif / Streamlined hiking boots
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