The 1980s was the backdrop for this adventurous take on tailoring with low-slung db suiting and tapering, and wide shouldered silhouettes. T-shirts with gently oversized sleeves contrasted with cap-sleeved shirts while the fabric blocked tailoring was worn with nautical striped tops. Shots of red and subtle pastel injections enlivened the palette which was centred on black, white and dove grey while the bronzed metallic finishes were used on boiler suits.
The 1980s tailoring summed up the look but casualwear options included silky bomber jackets while slim chambray shorts were worn with loose T-shirts. Shiny-finishes were used to bring the sporty look up to date
For more spring 10 menswear trends see the forthcoming issue of Drapers (June 27), which will feature a full report from Florence menswear show Pitti Uomo. Drapers (July 4) will feature an in-depth guide to the men’s catwalks.