Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2016: Koton’s AW16 Men’s Collection embraces the region’s cooler months, instilling a distinct British sophistication into the tailored line while the casual collection exudes a modern, urban feel ensuring that even classic, daywear pieces are given an interesting, edgy twist.
Koton’s more sophisticated AW16 line is inspired by English tradition which, is reflected in perfectly tailored, clean-cut suits, the use of soft-to-the-touch tweeds and textured fabrics as well as masculine, timeless accessories. Adding innovation to the classic silhouette, this season sees the rise of tight-fitting vests and knitted turtlenecks to replace traditional collared shirts while this collection blends a moody colour palette of smoky greys and dark forest greens with deep mahogany, marine and burgundy. Think suave Jude Law’s character in Alfie, living in Anchorman, Ron Burgundy’s apartment that has many leather-bound books and smells of rich mahogany.
The Casual Collection is modern and urban, with a warm, relaxed theme running throughout the line. Quilted fabrics, warped knits and brushed cotton are seen on key pieces which include clean cut sports jackets and tailored shirts while oversized bomber jackets and t-shirts work the current catwalk trends into wearable wardrobe essentials. The colour palette remains classic with navy, khaki, dark brown and black dominating the center of the AW16 collection however accents of rust and maroon and combined to offer an eye-catching contrast to these traditional pieces.