Men’s fashion, especially along the sartorial end of the spectrum, has nobody to thank more than the likes of Napoleon Bonaparte himself for its formative roots.
In a market dominated by brands such as New York-based streetwear label Supreme, what could reignite the spark of men’s tailoring?
Over the last decade or so, we’ve finally begun to see men branch out into more adventurous sartorial choices, in some cases to even rival the elegant couture of the women around them.
For years many men have looked on their female counterparts in envy; they have a purse, clutch, side bag or tote for any occasion. The truth is, men want to wear purses; they just don’t know it yet.
In this short series, I will cover Paris Fashion Week Men’s, Spring / Summer 2020. I will publish a brief daily article on my favourite collections from each day, including my personal top few looks from each.