Style Tips for A/W 2013 – The return of Burgundy

The most evident trend on the runway this season is the revival of burgundy –
as shown by Prada and Dior Homme who have both shown head to toe burgundy, wine and maroon suits.

These sophisticated shades work well with a crisp white shirt and compliment a light dusty blue perfectly:

 

Berluti have also embraced burgundy with their Spring/Summer ‘14 collections, being the principal colour used. It is elegant, smart and versatile, and is one of the few colours that look good on everyone.

Some of our favourites from the Berluti Spring/Summer 2014 collection

Some of our favourites from the Berluti Spring/Summer 2014 collection

 

Two of our favourites from Berluti S/S 2014: both are casual, comfortable looks.

Feeling inspired? If you see anything on these posts that you’d like to have made for you please do not hesitate to get in touch.

If you would prefer a flash of colour on accessories, scarves, shoes, knitwear rather than a full suit here are a few style suggestions

 

Add burgundy accessories to complete the look

Add burgundy accessories to complete the look

Berluti have embraced burgundy in their spring/summer 2014 collection

Berluti have embraced burgundy in their spring/summer 2014 collection

Two of our favourites from the Berluti Spring/Summer 2014 collection

Two of our favourites from the Berluti Spring/Summer 2014 collection

A burgundy suit can demonstrate the confidence of the wearer

A burgundy suit can demonstrate the confidence of the wearer

 

 

 

Why not work this reoccurring trend it into your wardrobe with a sports jacket or maybe a formal dinner suit with black satin trims? Ryan Gosling wore it well on the red carpet, suit by Nicolas Ghesquière.

Designer Ermenegildo Zegna Spring 2013 presented these colours effortlessly: creamy seashell, sandy beiges, duck egg blue and muted grey’s, which matched beautifully with the burgundy shades.

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Hype For Pinstripe

The term ‘pinstripe’ refers to the very thin, parallel lines that run through a cloth, contrasting with the main colour. Taken at face value, it would seem to be a fairly bland description of a simple fabric pattern. But the history of the pinstripe suit is anything from bland and, indeed, the suit itself has a host of connotations attached to it.

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Peaky Blinders: why we love Aunt Polly’s suit style

The new Peaky Blinders series is back with a bang and we’re not just talking about the storylines. As ever, Tommy and his crew look as sharp as the razor blades the real-life Peaky Blinder gang were rumoured to stitch into the peak of their flat caps.

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