Nov 01, 2017 | By Nick Paget
London: Oliver Spencer’s trademark soft tailoring was at the center of his S/S 14 collection in the form of easy-wear cotton suiting and pinstriped linens, all rendered in a wash of dusty tones punctuated by bright cherry red or marigold. Pattern made an impact as well, particularly an artistic bleach splatter motif applied to both rolled trousers and chambray shirting – an edgy look for Spencer that mixed seamlessly with his more refined pieces.— Nina Stotler
Key Items: Relaxed suiting / Refined cargo jackets / Nubby knit pullovers / Walking shorts / Cotton blazers / Henleys / Rolled linen trousers / Wax coated outerwear
Color: Marigold / Olive / Cobalt / Bright sunflower yellow / Pumpkin / Navy / Pale rose / Coco / Cherry red / Black / White / Natural tan / Gunmetal / Periwinkle
Materials + Trim: Lightweight summer wools / Bleach treated denim / Suede / Cotton / Linen / Nylon / Waxed cotton / Jacquard / Chambray / Elastic trim / Zippers / Contrast stitching
Print + Pattern: Madras check / Abstract splatter / Skinny stripes / Tonal tile repeats / Graphic florals
Accessories + Footwear: Rectangular sunglasses / Lace-up loafers / Flat brimmed hats / Round acetate sunglasses / Suede loafers / Canvas weekend bags / Silk ties / Braided leather belts
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