With the men’s collections on the horizon we look at the designer showrooms worth the drop in.
Wales Bonner, London
Progressive designer Grace Wales Bonner is at the forefront of London's avant guarde, carving a unique look with her rebellious, non-conformist attitude. Her indisputable eye for cuts and fine details is appreciated by Opening Ceremony, LNCC, Matches Fashion and V Files.
Parisian designer, Stéphane Ashpool is the brain behind Pigalle which won the 2015 ANDAM prize and a mentorship from Chanel's Bruno Pavlosky. The mens label has a rebellious, non-conformist attitude which calls to the likes of street fans such as A$AP Rocky.
Thaddeus O'neil, New York
Combines a surf vibe with a fashionable sensibility, resulting in a range of laid-back playwear. The ready-to-wear collection is ideal for wearing on the beach or in the city, no matter if you surf or not.
Ffixxed Studios, Shenzen
Unisex all-natural clothes that cater to the modern man. Based in Shenzhen China, Ffixxed won Yoox.com’s Asian sustainable fashion award for 2015 as well as the Woolmark Prize in China for their subtle, cool approach to design.
Todd Lynn, London
A long term stylist to the music industry, Bono, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood, Marilyn Manson and Courtney Love are some of his clients, Todd Lynns collections embody the rock and roll cool that his music industry heavy hitters have long appreciated.
Agi & Sam, London
Hot London design duo Agi Mdumulla and Sam Cotton set up their unisex label in August 2010 and it’s been a speedy rise since. Their elongated silhouettes and generous proportions are a hit with both sexes.
South Korean label Wooyoungmi is known for experimental menswear, often with a futuristic edge. Launched in 2002 the brand has built a strong signature style with impeccable construction at the core.
Astrid Andersen, London
Astrid Andersen continues to redefine sportswear with its distinctive, street-inspired aesthetic. The American inspired collections fuse industrious fabrics and bold colours with luxe finishes.
Baldwin, Kansas City
This denim-centric line designed by Matt and Emily Baldwin is renowned for its forward-thinking casualwear. The label is Kansas City based and prioritizes American manufacturing with a focus on quality textiles.