This season, one of the key trend seen on the runway is “Floral” prints – a trend not many guys know how to pull off though. The trick is to practice moderation, either pairing and layering it with some cool monotone pieces – you ready don’t have to don yourself in floral from top to bottom. Importantly, have fun with it and make sure you feel comfortable.
Here are some floral ideas to can consider for your spring wardrode from Mr. Porter...
£135 / Approx. SGD283
Gallic label Sandro salutes 1950s summertime flair with this Hawaiian-print shirt. Cut from lightweight cotton in a slightly boxy fit, this short-sleeved piece is ideal for those long, balmy days. When you’re not on a tropical island, team it with a bomber jacket for a cool city look.
£179.17 / Approx. SGD375
To the sartorially shy, tropical prints might seem appropriate only for vacation. Japanese label Remi Relief boldly refutes that belief by using a darker palette in this mid-weight cotton-jacquard sweater. Based in deep midnight blue, the large-scale leaf pattern is balanced by striped trims and a sharp, single-button closure. Wear yours as a light cover-up on your next trip, but promptly unpack it upon your return – it’ll look smart with tailored chinos and loafers around town.
£735.62 / Approx. SGD1,538
Made in Italy from an exquisite cotton and silk-blend jacquard cloth, Valentino’s hand-finished trousers are a feat of artisan craftsmanship. The camouflage pattern is splashed with a floral print for elegant contrast and the slim fit keeps the look sleek. Make an effortlessly stylish impression by wearing it with a simple sharp white shirt.
£120.83 / Approx. $253
Parisian brand AMI has a signature print each season, and the jungle-inspired design lends a tropical feel to these swim shorts from fellow French label Robinson les Bains. Expertly produced in a short fit from quick-drying fabric, they’re a flattering and comfortable choice for your next equatorial getaway.
£445.84 / Approx. $933
Junya Watanabe’s spring collection was full of laid-back attitude, with considered prints and patterns lending it a laissez-faire feel. This backpack features a cool floral design against a light blue hue. The clever compartmentalised construction on the inside also makes it a truly functional piece.