White after labor day? Many designers have started to show that white is perfect for any time of the year, and all occasions. Going out for a coffee? Wear white. Eating Italian food? Obviously, wear white. Attending one of those paint and sip parties that’s really just an excuse to drink wine? Wear white. Let’s take a look at all the different ways to wear white this season.
You’re up for a big promotion at work, and have an interview with the head honcho. You want to wear something that stands out and shows that you’re a risk taker who knows what they’re doing. Ermano Scervino’s white suit will get you that promotion, a raise, and benefits. Piazza Sempione and Guy Laroche show off more relaxed white suiting, perfect for transitioning from the office to going out for drinks to celebrate that promotion, while M. Patmos and M Martin show off the ideal suits for business trips to sunny places.
Ready to wow in white? Check out these fabrics:
Whether you’re heading to a tropical island or relaxing on a quiet stay-cation, nothing says leisure like white. Strut your stuff through the city streets in Derek Lam’s simple top and trousers, or meet up for cocktails in Jonathan Simkhai’s impressive ensemble in white. Jenni Kayne’s luxurious white tank top and trousers are perfect for a late brunch, while Kes’ garments are perfect for getting lost in the pages of a book a the library, lounging in one of the communal couches, the sun streaming through a window, the black words juxtaposed with the white pages, almost blending with the white fabric you’re wearing. Simon Miller’s sweater and jeans are perfect for bowling with friends, or meeting new people at the local dive bar.
Casually interested in white? Take a look at these fabrics:
Although many may think bridal when they think white, formal attire, these designers are changing the game up on formal attire. Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini and Erdem created Victorian-esque ensembles, perfect for going to the opera. Attend a charity ball in Dennis Basso’s white, floor-length gown, or stop the show on the dance floor in Rodarte’s ruffled garment. Paule Ka’s stunning white dress features fringe and fancy, perfect for stunning guests at a fancy dinner party.
Fancy getting formal? Follow up with these fabrics:
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Even men can get in on this fabulous style! Bottega Veneta designed some dapper outerwear in white, while Matthew Adams’ design is a more relaxed and puffy coat in white. Lacoste’s white track suit is perfect for anything but exercise, while Central Saint Martins’ design is great for staying positive and bright on grey, rainy days.
Man up in white with these fabrics:
Blend in with winter wonderlands, and stand out in a crowd with white outerwear. Piazza Sempione’s look is perfect for Urban Exploring in New York City, while Monse’s look is perfect for a night on the town in the chilly weather. Akris’ ensemble is perfect for a moonlit stroll through snowy streets, when the power is out so only the light of the moon and the flickering candles in the windows of your neighbors are there to encroach on your peaceful evening. Go sledding with Fay’s cozy coat, or stay glamorous and warm in Alexandre Vauthier’s white attire.
Get out in white with these fabrics:
What do you think about white attire? Let me know in the comments!