Public School’s Elevated Urban Streetwear
By WGSN Insider

New York: Public School designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne continue to be New York’s It-guys, partly because their collections tend to encapsulate the city’s …

Sep 07, 2014
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New York: Public School designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne continue to be New York’s It-guys, partly because their collections tend to encapsulate the city’s sleek street look. However, season after season the designers elevate this concept by introducing more tailored pieces or playing with styling choices. The colour palette was kept minimal with mostly stark black and white looks such as crisp white button-up shirts paired with black bomber jackets and relaxed skate shorts or wide leg suiting trousers styled with athletic pull-over tops with drawstring hems. –Matt Feniger

Silhouette: Tailored, layered streetwear

Key items: Bomber jackets / Crisp button-up and camp shirts / Skate shorts / Top coats / Tank tops / Wide leg trousers / Pull-over v-neck tops / Athletic muscle shirts / 2SB blazers

Colour: Black / White / Silver / Dove grey / Cobalt

Print & Pattern: Chaotic brush strokes / Variegated stripes / Hand-drawn lines

Materials & knits: Cotton / Mesh / Lightweight wool / Jersey

Footwear: Thick contrast sole sneakers / Derby shoes

Accessories: High socks / Wedge style caps

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