The Cadet designers went on a Roman holiday for their spring collection.

 

“We wanted to reinterpret Roman military for the modern guy,” said Raul Arevalo backstage before the show.

 

The updated silhouettes included boxy T-shirts with raglan sleeves, high-waisted fitted shorts, elongated belted trenchcoats and the occasional sweatshirt with printed Latin phrases.

 

At times some of the garments felt inventive like a cropped tunic with elastic waist detailing worn over matching shorts, but others entered more into the costume territory such as a white crewneck linen top held together with safety pins.

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