They modernised brand staples such as trenches and tweed with hues of carnaby blue, dog tooth and wildflower blossoms. A British sensibility was captured with two-button suiting, graphic coats, smart shirt jackets and refined tees.
Hardy Amies’s SS16 collection had a space odyssey inspiration behind it. Blocks of laser cut leather and bonded suede on jackets and coats came in contrasting black, nutmeg and cream tones. “I was thinking about summer and how to allow for temperature control in a suit.” – Mehmet Ali, creative director. The collection featured a series of light weight, semi-transparent unlined jackets, outerwear in loose parachute silks and neat nylon jackets that continued last season’s conversation about sporty active wear. A contemporary and fresh take on Savile Row.