FASHION Trends New York London Milan Paris Fashion Week Mens SS 2017 Men Youth Apparel

Published 15 July 2015 - 110 pages 20731-20840

The men’s catwalk collections offer a diverse and exciting range of looks. In this unique report expert analysis pushes the information forward into 2017 with six clear trends covering all areas of menswear. Each theme outlines microtrends dealing with subtle changes in detail, differences in proportion, shifts in styling and new colour combinations. This curated information highlights new fabric developments, the latest graphic design and innovations in surface treatments. It cuts through the vast data on offer, analysing the emerging trends and presents them in an inspiring and highly visual layout that clearly points the way ahead.

FASHION Trends New York London Milan Paris SS 2017 Men

THE TOURIST – the idea of travel and distilling complex cultures into a collective memory built around decorative souvenirs and kitsch imagery

SOUL BOY – silhouettes spin back to the analogue generation, connecting a nostalgia for ‘70s soul with an unpretentious spirit of brotherhood

WORKFORCE – mining the services, from utility-heavy militarywear and stripped-back prison uniforms, to the everyday overalls of shopkeepers

NEW DANDY – slicing through the formal and masculine associations of menswear to inject a sensual undercurrent of softness and folksy femininity

REBALANCE – the interplay of tailoring, sports and casualwear is rebalanced with adjusted proportions, streamlined details and well-defined shapes

ENERGIZER – heady fusion of ironic ‘80s sportswear and street-centric casualwear mixed with the verve and visual energy of the rave scene