To kick off Trend Month in January, inventive director Alessandro Sartori determined to take the “phy-gital” route, a mixture of the bodily and the digital, by presenting his newest fall assortment for Ermenegildo Zegna, centered on the notion of latest beginnings, or as his assortment is aptly titled: (Re) Set. “The outside and inside come collectively and a brand new method of dressing is established, the place consolation and elegance mix to create a brand new aesthetic,” Sartori mentioned. WWD takes a take a look at 5 key takeaways from the present.
1. In an effort to (re) adapt to the trendy man, Alessandro Sartori launched a genderless choice into the Zegna menswear universe.
2. The quintessential items are being up to date for performance and materials, together with work coats (wrapped as robes) and hybrid fits produced in cashmere and free turtlenecks and zip-up blouses that change the standard costume shirt with neck.
three. Many items proceed to stick to Zegna’s #UseTheExisting philosophy, with materials developed from supplies reclaimed in the course of the manufacturing course of, equivalent to this striped jacquard wool coat and go well with.
four. Sweaters are the brand new outerwear, produced from every part from felt cashmere to knitted leather-based.
5. Sartori included just one fashion of shoe within the assortment – a hand-cut jersey slipper, lined in sheepskin with a rubber sole – which is, most significantly, wearable and comfy even at house.