Out to go well with up at present’s dandy, Pierre François Valette made his debut on the Paris Males’s Trend Week calendar with a contemporary and elevated lineup of sporty tailoring with sensual undertones. The designer paired trim jackets with pleated, high-waisted trousers, and livened up the pinstripes with intelligent equipment in shiny colours. Comfortable knit sweater vests, uncommon neckties that additionally encircled the waist, and belts got here in scorching pink, electrical blue, sherbet inexperienced and neon yellow.
“I work loads on tailor-made fits, I take advantage of the phrase dandy — which might sound a bit scary, however the concept is to mud off the time period,” stated the designer, who gained expertise working within the studios of Saint Laurent earlier than establishing his personal label final yr.
He sought to push tailoring into sensible territory, for on a regular basis put on — “with out being afraid of wanting like a enterprise man,” as he defined.
Like his fits, outerwear was exact — versatile, as properly. A protracted, technical coat in navy blue with three scorching pink drawstrings — on the hem, across the waist and working by means of the hood — had a quilted lining in a V-shaped sample that may very well be worn by itself.
Vivid silky shirts with sharp collars and sheer mock turtlenecks added additional ease to offset the crispness of the tailor-made jackets — feeding the seductive nature of the gathering.