Dior Males’s new co-brand collaboration with legendary Japanese streetwear label Sacai was revealed at this time. It’s no shock, particularly coming from Kim Jones — inventive director of Dior Males — who has efficiently orchestrated a transitional new urban language for the Home’s menswear line by numerous collaborations with each manufacturers and artists. Endlessly modified, the brand new collaboration sees a extra democratic strategy to luxurious menswear, and in flip, adjustments the worldview of each the model and the garments.
In a sequence of photos shot by Brett Llyod revealing the 57 items within the capsule, the partnership makes full sense. As seen with the opening look, the place bomber jackets trickle down in the identical satin as seen because the Home’s Summer season 2020 assortment, the technicality of Sacai elevates the construction of romanticism with a mix of the city. The Dior Saddle within the capsule now is available in a tote bag type, with uncovered nylon pockets and drawstring particulars distinguished in its design.
Patchwork, layered overcoats and a predominantly black and white palette overtakes the remainder of the gathering. Footwear — such because the Dior Snow and Dior Explorer boots — sport a layered strategy, whereas jewelry sees the CD Icon emblem in gold and silver-finish brass alongside Sacai’s iconic pearls. It’s a results of matching parallel concepts between Sacai’s founder, Chitose Abe and Jones himself. Every creating a brand new viewpoint within the language of Dior.
The discharge of the collaboration comes after the success of the Home’s foray into city streetwear. Its sold-out Dior x Jordan 1 launched again in its Fall 2020 assortment is its best achievement to this point. This affair indicators bigger ambitions for Dior Males, one which step by step maintains its attract and luxurious enchantment with out being absent from the developments of the trade. Extra shall be anticipated of Jones within the coming seasons, and we’re sure he’d fulfil it effectively.
The change of concepts between Jones and Abe is now obtainable for buy on the Marina Bay Sands Dior Males boutique.
This story first appeared on mens-folio.com