I know I have spent a lot of time covering the Resort 2013 Collections. But that doesn’t mean I am going to neglect the Menswear shows! And I thought it would be particularly fun to start off with the Ports 1961 Spring 2013 Menswear Collection, which showed in Milan a couple of days ago.
This collection made me smile. There was great tailoring, interesting detail, sheen and color. I mean, what more do you want?!
Lots and lots of color:
But the Ports 1961 show had something for Lukus as well. By introducing color in smaller doses (and pairing to with great neutrals- love the silvery grey!), even those men with a slightly more conservative aesthetic can insert a bit of color into their wardrobe- be it play time or work time:
It wasn’t just the color that made an impression with Ports 1961 Spring 2013 Menswear Collection. I also really like the use of pattern in the casual wear. The feeling is playful, while still structured and accesible to most customers (okay- so the pants may be a reach for some, but they are fun!!!) Here are some of my favorite examples:
Tell me, what do you think of the Ports 1961 Spring 2013 Menswear Collection?
Original Photos: Marcus Tondo / GoRunway.com via Style.com