Jan 13, 2017 | By Lizzy Bowring
Milan: Miuccia Prada continued the exploration of gender on her new collection. She analysed menswear staples blending with womenswear ones. The experiment proved successful – lightweight coats and boxy short-sleeved shirts were cut in black nylon, while uniform-inspired outerwear, shirts and tailored separates looked elegant and modern in an extremely dark colour palette of black, blue and grey. Precise tailoring brought some newness to the line-up – double-breasted blazers featured six buttons and tubular suits and coats looked modern and youthful. The designer played with fabrics too – shinny nylons were paired with matte wools and cottons giving the minimalistic designs more definition. Simple and fascinating. – Diego Sanchez
Theme: Minimalistic genderless wardrobe
Key Items: Nylon suits / Cropped trucker jackets / Six button DB blazers / Pleated trousers / Camel coat / Crombie coats / Aprons / Shirt-jackets / Short sleeve knits / Short sleeve nylon shirts
Colour: Black / Blue / Grey / Camel
Materials + Trim: Wool / Nylon / Cotton
Accessories + Footwear: Oxford shoes / Briefcases / Skinny ties / Square-framed sunglasses
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