“It’s all about the English gentry, whether they’re at work, off duty, or at play,” said Duchamp design director Gianni Colarossi. For daytime, Colarossi dressed his man in a one-button notch-collar blazer, a five-button waistcoat, and narrow trousers — all in butter-soft denim blue summer flannel — worn with a “Gatsby” style striped shirt with a curved white collar.

Things got snazzier for the evening, with a royal blue diamond weave silk dinner jacket that had a black silk shawl collar, and a basket weave-printed dinner jacket, which was flamboyantly worn with a contrasting paisley shirt and wool-mohair trousers. For a brand known for its enthusiastic use of color, the tight palette and expert tailoring of this collection showed considerable restraint.

“It’s all about the English gentry, whether they’re at work, off duty, or at play,” said Duchamp design director Gianni Colarossi. For daytime, Colarossi dressed his man in a one-button notch-collar blazer, a five-button waistcoat, and narrow trousers — all in butter-soft denim blue summer flannel — worn with a “Gatsby” style striped shirt with a curved white collar.

Things got snazzier for the evening, with a royal blue diamond weave silk dinner jacket that had a black silk shawl collar, and a basket weave-printed dinner jacket, which was flamboyantly worn with a contrasting paisley shirt and wool-mohair trousers. For a brand known for its enthusiastic use of color, the tight palette and expert tailoring of this collection showed considerable restraint.

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