3 New Trends For The Fashion-Forward Gent


February 17, 2017 | BY Chloe Street

Give your wardrobe a facelift

Breathe new life into your look by embracing some of the freshest trends this spring. From clothing to accessories, here are three key ways to give your wardrobe a fashionable pick-me-up

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Field Your Way

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Photo courtesy of Brunello Cucinelli (left) and Berluti (right)

Say bye to your Barbour and press pause on the bomber, for field jackets are having their moment in the sun. Designed to keep soldiers warm and dry during the Second World War (the style was called the M-43 at the time) and later in monsoon season during the Vietnam War (the M-65), the field jacket—like so much of menswear—was conceived for utilitarian purposes. It has since been re-envisioned for the everyday wardrobe and, easily identifiable by its two chest and two hip pockets.

Keep It Brief

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Photo courtesy of Dolce & Gabbana

No longer the preserve of fuddy-duddy corporate types, the traditional briefcase is back in business. Concerned about looking too workaday? Spice it up with bottle green or burgundy croc à la Dolce & Gabbana. These bags will take you from nine till five... in the morning.

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The Neck Generation


Photo courtesy of Zegna (left) and Louis Vuitton (right)

Who says the gals get to have all the decorative fun? The silk scarf-as-choker look is a little dandy and definitely damnably cool. See Zegna and Louis Vuitton’s spring-summer 2017 looks for inspiration.

This article was published in the February 2017 issue of Hong Kong Tatler.

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