This is a refreshing approach. Having reviewed most of the recent mens shows, comprised of South Sea barely clad Polish boys with 29 inch waists, asymmetrical Japanese over coats worn by androgynous waifs and the most absurd of all retro coats modeled after Jackie Kennedy’s three-quarter sleeved, huge buttoned, pastel confections, for men? I don’t think so [at least not for me] I loved Jackie but never wanted to be her.
Alexandre Mattiussi, the Designer of the Label Ami has the right idea for the American man.
Real guys all shapes and sizes, a trend that seems to be occurring more and more, as designers opt for a broader audience.
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