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Jonathan Saunders -

RETRO REPOSE London:  Jonathan Saunders seamlessly marries retro inspirations this season for a lavishly leisure look. '50s-inspired varsity pieces take on rich '70s palettes and patterns, juxtaposing nostalgic satin sportswear with graphic geometrics.  — Kathleen Tso Key Items:  Satin varsity jackets / Geometric sweaters / Satin sweats / Creased slacks / Slim overcoats Color: Cream / Cranberry / Olive / Canary yellow / Red / ...
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Runway Trend Alert – Orange Grove -

London designers dip into fall palettes to bring forth a range electrifying orange hues. Shades range from deep pumpkin to bright blaze, while hints of saffron make for a more subtle orange.
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Hardy Amies -

GENTLEMEN OF EARTH London: The Hardy Amies label delivered doubly this season, honoring its founder’s eye for both smartly cut English suits and sly, innovative menswear. Tartan suits came in perfect cuts, while a bomber jacket and a hunting vest both saw updates in tailored styles and elevated wool constructions, all as a rich palette of seasonal earth tones underscored every items.  ...
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Topman Design -

SOMBER SPLENDOR London: Topman Design creates a dark, yet indulgent mood for F/W 14. A myriad of luxe leathers, glossy vinyl, and oversized silhouettes in a gloomy palette are balanced with bursts of blood orange and aqua hues, bringing modernity to the collection of lofty sweaters, duffle coats, and trousers. — Kathleen Tso Key Items: Chunky turtlenecks / Duffle coats / Roomy trousers / ...
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Lou Dalton -

SKINHEAD OF LEISURE London: Lou Dalton looked to the 70s to inspire her latest collection, combining disparate subcultural markers, like bleached skinhead denim and updated leisure suits, into a sharp, but comfortable mélange. —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Corduroy trenchcoat / Suede bomber / Skinhead bleach jeans / Bomber jacket / Cropped peacoat / Slim easy suit / Skinhead bleach trucker Color: Milk chocolate / Sand / ...
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LOS ANGELES: Muji

It's been a busy time for retail openings here in Los Angeles, with Urban Outfitters, Acne Studios and Muji all setting up new shops.
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NEW YORK: I am Dandy

Last night marked the opening reception and book signing of I am Dandy: The Return of the Elegant Gentleman. Having recently launched in NYC, this rich compilation is written by New York-based author Nathaniel Adams and features a range of stunning portraits from Brooklyn-based photographer and filmmaker Rose Callahan.
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LOS ANGELES: Buck Mason

In business since May as an online retailer, Los Angeles-based menswear purveyor Buck Mason has opened its first-ever store. A minimalist cottage in the beachy Venice neighborhood houses the brand's utilitarian basics, from perfect T-shirts and button-ups to selvedge denim that only gets better with time.
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Jeremy Scott -

KITSCH ROCK New York: Jeremy Scott’s latest collection combined rockabilly elements, cartoon animal prints and audacious graphics into an outsized show the designer called “Teenagers From Mars.” —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Tiger moto jacket / Printed Eisenhower jacket / Convertible collar shirt / Printed denim shirt / Tiger biker pant Color: Crimson / Maize / Black / Electric yellow / Chlorophyll / Peach ...
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Runway Trend Alert — Bro Beads -

Conjuring beach and rave looks of the ‘90s, numerous New York designers are showing bead jewelry for S/S 14. Simple seed bead strands appear on necks and wrists — sometimes as eyewear straps, and big plastic Pony beads are strung to form crafty text motifs.
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Runway Trend Alert – Neo-Blocked -

New York designers evolve color-blocking, creating innovative designs by playing with placement and arrangements. The experimental technique transforms jackets, sweaters, and shirts into ultra-modern pieces with futuristic appeal.
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Marc by Marc Jacobs -

PROM NIGHT New York: Marc Jacobs channels the nifty fifties for S/S 14, showing looks fit for a retro homecoming dance and prom night, updating archetypal ensembles including a powder blue tuxedo and satin varsity jackets.  — Kathleen Tso Key Items: Tuxedo pants / Varsity jackets / Retro button-fronts / Relaxed suit sets Color: Black / White / Cherry red / Taupe / Navy / Khaki / ...
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Runway Trend Alert – Racer Ready -

New York designers turn to a variety of racing sports, including Formula 1, NASCAR and even BMX to inject sporty excitement into recent collections. Stripes, logos and racer jackets are keys to this look.
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Timo Weiland -

RETRO REFINED New York: Timo Weiland injects contemporary cool to fifties-inspired looks, styling seersucker blazers over Texas Tuxedos, all-leather anoraks, and quilted trousers.— Kathleen Tso Key Items: Italian knits / Leather anorak / Trucker jacket / Quilted shorts and trousers / Leather bomber Color: Black / White / Gray / Emerald / Navy Materials + Trim: Cotton twill / Leather / Squeezed cotton / Seersucker / Linen-denim Print + Pattern: Broken ...
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En Noir -

TEAM GOTH New York: En Noir sets a dark scene of a “Coal Wasteland” at Milk Studios to complement their moody aesthetic. This season, designer Rob Garcia transforms teams sports silhouettes with neoprene fabrics and his signature luxurious leather pieces. — Kathleen Tso Key Items: Neoprene moto pants / Luxe gym shorts / Leather tee / Tech bombers / Laser-cut leather tee Color: Black / White / ...
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