At some point by the end of this year, Americans can get ready to slam the door shut on 2020. For many men, the greatest celebration of the calendar year, will be the conclusion of 2020.
There is light at the end of the tunnel of this highly alluring journey. This seasons product offerings include trendy design but with important technical and functional harmony in the world of outerwear. Modified pieces are full of technical details such as waxed zippers, elasticized drawstring and even padding to help with the regulation of body temperature:
When I speak of craftsmanship or creative flair; I found crafts tradition and expression of cultural heritage to run through many of the lines. Recycled and completely biodegradable, this revolutionary time in life has fearlessly filtered into the outerwear collections for men.
Alexander McQueen $4,090
BERLUTI—Jacket Name: Grain Patina Leather Blouson With Shearling. Jacket Price: 11,500 USD
Bottega Veneta Single-breasted tailored coat in Boiled Herringbone Wool. Signature folded triangular detail at breast pocket. Precise shoulders.Long slim sleeves.Slit cuffs, sharply pressed.Horizontal jet pockets with flap and contrast zigzag stitching. Elasticated cinched tab at center back waist. $3,600
Dior Men—Purple Technical Fabric Jacquard Dior Oblique Down Jacket $2,500. Available on Dior.com and select Dior boutiques nationwide 1 800 929 Dior
Dolce & Gabbana:
www.dolcegabbana.it—The craftsmanship of this coat represents a highly alluring journey through the ancient crafts that form the very tradition and expression of Italy’s cultural heritage. The creative flair of the sartorial expertise ensure that the Dolce&Gabbana man will always turn heads. The warm and cozy corduroy reveal a new take on Sicilian DNA. $1995
Dunhill—The AW20 dunhill runway explored themes of collision and deconstruction. Traditional styles were reimagined in subversive structures and fabrications. Technical specificity was celebrated, while tailoring continued to update British menswear conventions with reference to Japanese sartorial codes. This kimono-inspired half-wrap coat is engineered in black wool-cashmere with silk-satin panelling. It features split-side entry, welt pockets, silk-bound internal seams, a concealed fly front and our curb chain hanger loop at the inner collar. $3,895
GUCCI—Crafted from camel and brown llama wool, the diagonal GG stripe motif animates this coat, embellished by the ‘Gucci quelle qu’en soit la saison’ sartorial label. The motto in French translates literally to “Gucci whatever the season” and plays on the concept that Gucci can be worn at any time. A message about leaving fashion’s old rules behind, Epilogue conveys the idea that pieces should be timeless, and not just in fashion for one season. $6,300
Hermès—This classic camel double-breasted coat in hazelnut whipcord with a peak lapel collar is an essential staple in any man’s wardrobe, you can dress it up or down. Coat’s retail price $5,700
Herno—Herno Globe’s bomber jacket is made using Fast5Degradable nylon from a very technical sounding 6.6 Amni Soul Eco polyamide yarn. This revolutionary fabric will degrade in 5 years as opposed to 50 years for a normal polyester jacket. In addition, all the zippers, trim and down fill are recycled and completely biodegradable. Herno Globe represents a further commitment of the brand in defense of the environment. $835
KENZO—Felipe Oliveira Baptista’s first KENZO collection as creative director features the House’s basic pieces reinterpreted in a functional and elegant way. Designed with movement in mind, this contemporary wardrobe is inspired by nature and the world as a land of discovery. $1,135
LOUIS VUITTON MEN’S:
LOUIS VUITTON MEN’S – Tapestry 3-in-1 Shearling Denim Jacket. Approx Price: $2,850. Available at Select Louis Vuitton Stores. 866.VUITTON www.LouisVuitton.com
Moncler—The 3 MONCLER GRENOBLE range, the latest offering from the Moncler Genius creative hub, is a vision for the mountain pioneer. Creative Director Sandro Mandrino focuses on design and functionality but twists it all with liberal injections of fashionable boldness. He creates new species of clothing that while meant to be actively and effectively used for skiing, because of their constructive solutions and innovative fabric technology, are also visually arresting and meant for life beyond the slopes. This season the look is layered, colorful, pliable and multipurpose. It features overalls, duvets, bombers, anoraks, trench coats and jumpers that are mixed, matched, superimposed and joyously put together. A riot of colorful graffiti prints – brushstrokes, penciled logos, happy geometries – swarm all over surfaces, enhanced by the mix of matt, shiny nylons and soft knits. The bright-as-the-rainbow palette is offset by total white and black. Fabric innovation is pivotal to the all-white looks, which feature two different but equally innovative technologies. Dyneema®, the world’s strongest and most durable lightweight fiber, which is 15 times stronger than steel yet light enough to float on water. And Snow Glow, a photo-luminescent membrane that glows in the dark after being exposed to sun or artificial warm light. $1750.
Prada—Prada Linea Rossa Jacket.—Extremely light and soft to the touch, this jacket is made of Light Polyester, a compact and light waterproof fabric made with very fine microfiber yarns produced from recycled plastic materials. Full of technical details such as waxed zippers and a elasticized drawstring, the design is characterized by its straight regular fit and decorated with the distinctive Prada Linea Rossa latex rubber logo badge. Graphene® padding favors the regulation of body temperature: In hot weather, the heat is dispersed while in cold weather, the heat is evenly distributed to stabilize the body temperature. $2,750
Thom Browne—The Fall 2020 collection’s theme of Noah’s Ark epitomizes the concept of this product perfectly. In this theme, new silhouettes are introduced such as trench coats, jackets, and capes which accentuate extended shoulders and boxy proportions. Thom’s play on Noah’s Ark is then evoked by the intricate embroidery of this season’s animal icons on the outerwear. Directly inspired by Thom’s iconic Hector bag, animals such as the elephant, zebra, sheep, and more were meticulously incorporated into the ready-to-wear and bags exhibited on the runway. $4,200 USD.
Ermenegildo Zegna- Cashmere and Wool Blend Overcoat. This elegant cashmere and wool overcoat is presented in an understated shade of pilot blue. The contemporary colorway adds a fresh element of cosmopolitan allure to a menswear classic, making this relaxed design a versatile new wardrobe essential that’s perfect for any occasion. $4,895
Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello— Saint Laurent single-breasted, two-button tailored coat with a notched collar. $3,290.00
457 ANew—One of the trendiest and kindest things you can do, is shop sustainably. This classic 3/4 length warm winter jacket stands out as it is made of ECONYL®, an innovative luxury Italian nylon made from waste (such as fish nets and carpet fiber) that uses no new resources and is infinitely recyclable. Making you look chic while keeping you warm in the harsh cold weather. Fashion you can feel good about buying! $797
Atelier New Regime:
Atelier New Regime—Houndstooth Jacket—The Atelier New Regime limited edition Houndstooth Jacket is part of the Montréal-based brand’s Fall/Winter ’20 collection, “The Birth Of A New Regime.” The jacket features a black and white houndstooth pattern throughout, as well as the signature New Regime logo embroidered in orange across the back. “The Birth Of A New Regime” revisits themes of freedom and resilience, a reflection on the brand’s journey since its inception in 2009. $420.
Barbour—Barbour Gold Standard Supa-Corbridge Wax Jacket. Inspired by the 2007 original, the Supa-Corbridge is a smart yet practical option for everyday wear, elevated with artisanal detailing. Cut to a defined fit from waxed cotton, it features oiled leather shoulder patches, four patch pockets to the front and a high stand collar lined in corduroy and shetland wool for superb comfort and warmth on windy days. Equipped with a detachable pile liner for added protection against the elements, it makes the ideal investment for year-round wear. $950
Colmar A.G.E. x White Mountaineering—Founder and creative director of the brand White Mountaineering, Tokyo-based Yuzuke Aizawa is internationally defined as the genius of outerwear and is known all over the world as one of the most important Japanese influencers in fashion and design and more. As for Colmar, over the years it has literally laid the foundations of style in the Alpine world in general, and in skiing in particular, molding a whole industrial fabric. Decanting its expertise from one brand to another, the White Mountaineering x Colmar A.G.E. pieces are thus the result of a perfect process of “communicating vessels”. The result is a collection which reveals homogeneity and full intersection between streetwear and high-performing products. The pieces, trendy but with an important technical and functional content, denote the great harmony of the two brands in the world of outerwear, now performance-oriented including in urban contexts. $1,076.00 USD. Available at: Farfetch
Christian Wijnants This coat from Christian Wijnants is the perfect gift for any stylish man. With an oversized fit, this garment dye trench coat features a quilted lining, belted cuffs, and a classic collar and hood with strings. It can be worn on its own or layered for the chiller days. $1,175
DSQUARED2—-DSQUARED2’s Track Bomber Leather Jacket is the perfect gift to keep him fashionably warm. $2,275
Enfants Riches Deprimes:
Enfants Riches Déprimés—Enfants Riches Déprimés boasts key outerwear pieces that are stylish, and made from quality materials. The BLACK COLD WAVE NYLON COACHES JACKET is a medium weight piece that’s made from Japanese nylon twill with cupro lining. The jacket is made in the USA, and features a graphic printed on the front, and across the back. $1,150.00
Mackage—True to Mackage’s DNA, the Edward is blend of fashion and function. Designed to keep you warm without compromising style by combining the finest fabrics with unique silhouettes and precision craftsmanship this classic down coat is designed for temperatures up to -35 degrees celsius. $1,250
Marcelo Burlon, County of Milan:
Marcelo Burlon, County of Milan—-This edgy bomber jacket from Marcelo Burlon features a vibrant orange lining and graphic embroidered motif, making it a great statement piece for winter. $1,560
Octobre—-The Hank Jacket is inspired by the legendary models of the US Air Force of the 1940s, perfect for a casual look. Made from lambskin, it will last over time and keep you warm all winter. $770
Scotch-soda—DaBaby wears the jacket in his newest video “Blind” ft. Young Thug https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JPZBiGdQs7o Price in USD. $295
Stone Island—Ghost pieces, derived from the concept of camouflage, are totally monochromatic. The Stone Island badge has been created in a special version to blend with the garment. For the first time the concept is applied to leather and suede footwear. $3,080
The Jacket Maker:
The Jacket Maker- Aaron Brown Leather Bomber Jacket: Carrying a momentous past and embracing a current style quality, this Aaron Brown Leather Bomber Jacket is your ticket to timelessness. Made of a rub-off finish goatskin leather, featuring a quilted viscose inner-shell, a shirt style collar, ribbed knit cuffs and waist, two inner pockets and four outer pockets and speaking of outer pockets, the interesting approach to the classic flat breast-pockets add an old-school element that is enjoyable. Price in USD: $230 ( Original before discount price: $250 )
Vollebak —The Solar Charged Puffer is an extraordinary technical jacket which is white in the day, and glows green in the dark. Designed for the coldest, darkest places on Earth, this puffer will keep you warm down to -40°C. It’s built from a highly responsive material that can be instantly charged by any light source you can find. Whether you’re writing on it with your iPhone torch, drawing on it with a flashlight, charging it up underneath a lightbulb, or wearing it out in the sun, as soon as you take it somewhere dark it glows like kryptonite. As well as being a cool party trick for the holiday season, it can also be life-saving on a mountain or by the roadside – and it’s perfect for the man who has everything. $1,295