The designer mined familiar territory in a collection referencing rockers of a certain age — Bryan Ferry, David Bowie, Jimi Hendrix, and the Beatles in their Sgt. Pepper’s incarnation. Silhouettes were tall and thin thanks to longer jackets, frock, and car coats — some artfully torn at the front, and others with drummer boy frogging — and trousers that ranged from stove pipe styles to ones with a subtle flare at the hem.

Varvatos further accentuated his elongated shapes with long silky shirts or scarves flowing from under waistcoats or jackets. Texture was a big story, too: Coats and jackets werecrinkle treated, while the undersides of jacket collars were paved with sparkles.

Zipper pockets appeared as a sporty touch on white, double-breasted jackets, while watch chains dangled from low-cut waistcoats, Oscar Wilde-style.

The designer mined familiar territory in a collection referencing rockers of a certain age — Bryan Ferry, David Bowie, Jimi Hendrix, and the Beatles in their Sgt. Pepper’s incarnation. Silhouettes were tall and thin thanks to longer jackets, frock, and car coats —some artfully torn at the front, and others with drummer boy frogging — and trousers that ranged from stove pipe styles to ones with a subtle flare at the hem.


Varvatos further accentuated his elongated shapes with long silky shirts or scarves flowing from under waistcoats or jackets. Texture was a big story, too: Coats and jackets werecrinkle treated, while the undersides of jacket collars were paved with sparkles.

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