London, Pairs, Milan and New York – the fashion shows showcasing the Menswear trends to follow for Fall/Winter 2017-2018 are over all across the globe! The fashion verdict is out. And, it looks like that designers, creative artists and fashion houses this time around have joined hands together to put together a more cohesive, practical and good-for-everyday kind of a wardrobe in style for this season. Interestingly enough, this ‘style is in simplicity’ and the practical real-world fashion wardrobe mantra is not limited to just men’s power suits, it has included and gone beyond women’s fashion world as well. To be honest, this is quite an interesting turn of events and as the Vogue fashion editor said, in a world of crisis and chaos, we better introduce a new era of realist fashion around us.
The runway fashion trends for men for fall/winter 2017-2018 were nothing like the previous decades; thank goodness the designers and creative fashion artists are ready to finally kiss the flashy ‘luxe’ and ‘sharp’ looks goodbyes. Say hello to the basics again. Athletic trends are now a part of high-fashion designs and all credit goes to supreme X Louis Vuitton – the most coveted collaboration of the year.
Here, have a look at the Top 5 menswear trends for fashion runways that can easily be incorporated in your day to day wardrobe styling:
1- Padded Jackets
What happens when the traditional winter comfort-wear meets high-tech fabrications? Boom! Padded jackets trend is in style! Rick Owens, Balenciaga and Facetasm showcased padded jackets for men on the runway paired with both casual trousers and formal business attire. This can be something that you wear as a topper over your outfit for extra warmth. Next, Zara, Asos and many other men’s clothing brands have incorporated padded jackets in their fall/winter lines.
2- Edgy Business Class
It is farewell time for skinny pants; the business attire of this year is heavily inspired by the 1985 Wall Street fashion – with an edgy twist. Extra-large shirts and neckties with patterns are in trend right now. Red was seen as the power statement for men’s power suits on the runway.
3- The Beret is Back!
The classic military-inspired headgear, beret is back in style for fall & winter 2017-2018. From Prada, to Dolce & Gabbana, to Louis Vuitton – almost all forefront fashion houses featured French beret paired with relaxed casual street style inspired attire. So, this winters if you want to be ‘fashionably correct’ in style, you know what your choice of hat should be.
4- Corduroy is Fashionable now
Corduroy is no more associated to grandpas and middle-aged high school teachers now; it is alive and kicking in the men’s fashion scenario this year. Corduroy has been revamped and fashioned into modern man’s luxury for fall/winter 2017 by Prada and Brunello Cucinelli. From classic-fit coats to casual trousers, Corduroy is staying in trend with a bang.
5- Moss Green is the Color of Fall/Winter 2017-2018
While camel, brown, burnt orange and navy all were seen on the fashion runways, darker shades of green in menswear took the cake this year. Cargo trousers, military shirts, forest green outerwear are some of the ways to wear this trend this season.