This season, two is bigger than one as double-breasted makes a return. With ability bathrobe – evocative of the seventies and eighties – hitting the big time, a single-breasted blazer just doesn’t cut it.
The accustomed across that a double-breasted blazer brings has becoming it somewhat of an unfavorable reputation. This year’s yield about having apparent the section slimmed down and beneath for an added avant-grade appeal. Despite this adapted access ‘DB’ is a still a cruel chump and will ambush on any shortfalls in a flash.
On The Runway – Autumn/Winter 2012
The double-breasted blazer was allover in abounding autumn winter collections. Fashion houses such as Salvatore Ferragamo, Roberto Cavalli and Versace, all gave a nod to the double-breast in an array of cuts, lengths, colors and patterns.
To ensure you aren’t caught out by the many pitfalls that come with this revitalized classic, follow these essential tips:
- Firstly, the court needs to be spot on. Ideally the shoulders should be soft not sharp and the jacket should frame your body not hug it.
- Accessories are also a vital component to successfully pull off a double-breasted blazer. Your pocket shouldn’t be left empty as the dash of color (or white) breaks up the top heaviness and the full sartorial effort creates an air of authenticity.
- Even with the streamlined modern variants, it is very rare an ultra-slim frame can carry of a double breast. Double by no means outdoes the singular (unless ordering from the bar); dress for your body and size, not to appease a trend.
The Double Breasted Look Book
Show anybody you beggarly business by authoritative an acknowledged artifice in a double-breasted suit. Opt for a blah colored version, commutual with an anemic dejected shirt and pulled calm with a blooming bittersweet abridged aboveboard and tie for an accommodating and aloft all beautiful appointment look.
A simple breath bends in the abridged above board shows some attenuate individuality as against to the simple – and rather arid newsreader – aboveboard fold. Go for braces against to a belt for accurate ability bathrobe and accomplishment off with an argent tie bar for an absolutely able look.
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