“I love the way British people wear clothes and make clothes” – Andreas Kronthaler.
It is the last day of London Collections: Men, the London’s second menswear showcase following the success of the first one in June 2012, and we see a lot of interesting things.
Always big names such as Burberry, already ‘booked’ in Milan for the A/W13 Menswear Show in two days time, Vivienne Westwood MAN, Alexander McQueen, Jonathan Saunders, Tom Ford…then new entries like Meadham Kirchhoff, J.W.Anderson Men or Maarten Van Der Horst that in the last few years they took their deserved places in the world of Fashion.
The London Hospital Club hosted an edited selection of London’s most innovative and interesting brands: Alex Mattsson, Alice Made This, Baartmans and Siegel, Bernstock Speirs, BERTHOLD, Bunney, Christopher Raeburn, Diego Vanassibara, Felipe Rojas Llanos, GARDEROBE, Jas MB (Men’s), Lee Roach, London Undercover, Lou Dalton, Martine Rose, Marwood, Mattew Miller, Mr Hare, Nicholas Kirkwood (Men’s), debuting with his first menswear fotwear line, Noel Stewart Millinery, Paul Costelloe Man, Qasimi, Shaun Samson, Sibling, T.Lipop, The House Of Nines, TOBEFRANK, Tomasz Donocik (Men’s), William Richard Green.
Particularly attracted by the collections of Richard Nicoll, Vivienne Westwood MEN, Hentsch Man, James Long, Jonathan Saunders, Topman Design. Gigantc knit hats and gloves by Sibling? Why not!
From yesterday until January 11 in Florence there will be other exciting days for men’s fashion, with Pitti Immagine Uomo. Lots of interesting events, stylish people and KENZO as special guest.
A Juanuary 2013 full of good things for men!
By Anna D.