After seasons of indulging in explosive bright hues, for fall, designers are introducing burgundy as the ultimate palette cleanser. The heritage shade is reinterpreted with a youthful yet chic attitude.
This story first appeared in the April 26, 2012 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
Shown above, from left:
Neil Barrett’s coat, Dior Homme’s turtleneck and Tim Coppens’ pants, all in wool. Ben Sherman shoes.
Gucci’s wool and cashmere sweater and Kenzo’s wool pants. Nicole Farhi shoes.
Siki Im’s wool jacket, Salvatore Ferragamo’s cashmere sweater and Tim Coppens’ wool pants. Neil Barrett shoes.
Raf Simons’ cotton shirt over Tommy Hilfiger’s cotton shirt and Missoni’s wool pants. Ben Sherman tie; Nicole Farhi Shoes.
Antonio Azzuolo’s wool vest, Acne’s cotton jacket and shirt and Salvatore Ferragamo’s wool pants. Missoni shoes.
MODELS: ROBBIE, LORENZO AND CJ AT FORD, THOR AT SOUL AND ALEX W. AT FUSION; MAKEUP BY KUMIKO HIRSOE; HAIR BY ENRICO MARIOTTI USING SHU UEMURA ART OF HAIR AT SEE MANAGEMENT; FASHION INTERNS: DEREWKO TORRES AND AYANNA THOMAS