Michael Bastian took Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road” and the road movie “My Own Private Idaho” as inspiration to create a diverse cast of travelers. The cheerfully preppy wardrobe Bastian is known for ceded by varying degrees to a Nineties grunge look more befitting a sexy drifter, though the designer steered clear of the stories’ dark themes of drug use and prostitution. Camouflage pieces, hunting garb and alpine accents added a strong outdoor flavor to the collection, which was extensively merchandised as always.

Michael Bastian took Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road” and the road movie “My Own Private Idaho” as inspiration to create a diverse cast of travelers. The cheerfully preppy wardrobe Bastian is known for ceded by varying degrees to a Nineties grunge look more befitting a sexy drifter, though the designer steered clear of the stories’ dark themes of drug use and prostitution. Camouflage pieces, hunting garb and alpine accents added a strong outdoor flavor to the collection, which was extensively merchandised as always.

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