Markaware Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook

Markaware Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook

Japanese label Markaware unveils its F/W ’12 collection through their seasonal lookbook. With inspiration coming from Claude Lelouch’s 1966 French classic film A Man and a Woman, or Un Homme et une Femme, the collection blends sartorial essentials such as tailored coats, fine suiting in heavier weights for the colder months ahead, and other fine pieces to complement the core offerings such as fitted shirts and pants. More looks can be found below. (via Fashionsnap)

Brunello Cucinelli Pochettes

Brunello Cucinelli Pochettes for Fall/Winter 2012

While Pitti is taking place in Florence, some of retailers are giving us the opportunity to grab some Fall 2012 offerings a bit early. Frans Boone has taken stock of a ton of Pre-fall product, including a heavy dose of Brunello Cucinelli. Though the offerings are vast, we’ve really taken a liking to these wool, cashmere, and cotton pochettes from the Italian label. A few solid ones with contrasting trimmings as well as two of the polka dot print variety, the pieces are equal parts modern and elegant. Purchase them now through Frans Boone.

Jan-Jan Van Essche ‘In Awe’ Collection Preview

Jan-Jan Van Essche 2012 'In Awe' Collection Preview

From Jan-Jan Van Essche comes the designer’s third collection, and an impressive one at that. There’s an unparalleled comfort to the offerings, though it doesn’t come at expense of quality or detail. Van Essche makes it look quite effortless and the styling throughout the preview shots is really well done as well. Look for Jan-Jan Van Essche‘s “In Awe” annual collection to launch on June 29th 2012.

Marni Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook

Marni Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook

Italian label Marni drops styled looks of their upcoming Fall/Winter 2012 collection. The offerings are balanced and well-designed with fit and precision defining the lineup. Dark colors lead the charge though there’s a hint of color seen through shirting and accessories.

Maison Martin Margiela x H&M Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

Maison Martin Margiela x H&M Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

Rumors began to swirl and before you know it, H&M had dropped the official news that they had locked in another high-end label collaboration. For Fall 2012, they’ll be joining forces with Maison Martin Margiela. The Swedish label’s released a short teaser which gives us a look one of the central pieces of the collection — the car coat. The collection is set to drop on November 15th.

Burberry Prorsum Resort 2013 Collection

Burberry Prorsum Resort 2013 Collection

Here we have a look at Burberry Prorsum’s Resort 2013 collection. With shots of both the men’s and women’s lines on display, we get a chance to see the label’s exceptional styling and layering for the winter months ahead. The color palette is really something else with dark greys and blues seen blended with olive and a pop of salmon here and there as well. Complete looks below.

Burberry Fall/Winter 2012 Ad Campaign

Burberry Fall/Winter 2012 Ad Campaign© Copyright Burberry/Testino

Burberry has released looks at their Fall 2012 ad campaign and we have to say it’s quite different from the work we’ve seen from the British label in the past. This campaign celebrates Britishness, London and the Burberry heritage of weather protection in the most cinematic shoot to date, featuring a new cast of rising British talent – Roo Panes and Gabriella Wilde. It was shot at the iconic Royal Naval College in Greenwich, London, where the new Les Miserables is currently being filmed.

Ozwald Boateng Covers GQ Style South Africa

Ozwald Boateng Covers GQ Style South Africa

GQ Style South Africa has launched their first issue for Autumn / Winter 2012 and asked British designer Ozwald Boateng to grace the cover. The bespoke menswear designer discusses his working philosophy of style, his vision of the African future and what it means to be human. Be sure to grab a copy if you’re able to. More looks from the spread can be found below.

Todd Snyder Fall/Winter 2012 Preview

Todd Snyder Fall/Winter 2012 Preview by ACL

MW over at ACL has an in-depth look at Todd Snyder’s Fall 2012 offerings. After making a visit to Todd’s studios, Michael’s sold on what the Ralph Lauren alum will release in a few months time and so are we. The collection ranges from casual essentials like selvedge khakis, a winter parka, and knits to more formal offerings such as a stunning tuxedo, some exceptional suiting from Southwick, and Made in USA neckwear as well. More looks below.