Aug 17, 2017 | By WGSN Insider
The second issue of the Paris based, bi-annual magazine, Man About Town, art directed by Atelier Franck Durand, explores the West Coast American spirit with its “Life’s a beach” – Winter Sun issue.
To compliment the mag, they also released a film starring Kilian Martin, a Spanish Freestyle skater, decked to the nines, in a throwback Ricky Nelson ensemble. Not only does Kilian embody that certain swagger associated with this retro look, he successfully merges a West Coast SoCal style of skating with a modern interpretation. We have been watching the 50s preppy/heartthrob trend ebb and flow for the past few months, and this is definitely one of our favorite examples of it.
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