Lifestyle brand LACOSTE staged an inventive preview of apparel, footwear and accessories…a few weeks back, with a few thematic inspirations helping to visually (and editorially) set out the wearable, preppy chic-and cleanly sophisticated assortment of items…that really never date. We know many people, us included…who wear Lacoste labeled clothes-especially the polos--- for years and years...
The RTW men's and women's collections-tee off with "CITY GOLF'---which…are metro sleek silhouettes with the comfort and performance aspects expected from sports DNA company---in the details and the fabrications.
Tailored charcoal grey and black suits and separates, l/s button downs in solids and city plaid (vs lumberjack) prints, dress shoes ---that can work the walk on the weekends…plus accessories that go with the office to weekend warrior's wardrobe.
Clean lines…strong detailing, premium fabrics-with an urban edge.
|Always a Lacoste polo involved-here with solid collar on print|
|grey trench-like dress|
|grown-up take on a varsity jacket/sweater-with striped ribbed cuffs and hem|
|classic slip-ons driver style- in suede…with leather tab logo, white outsole with navy stripe trim keeps it fresh|
Dark and autumnal tones for the footwear---leather and suede uppers-with sport details like see em' on trend- rubber outsoles...
|dress shoes-guys can wear without socks---and with jeans…well made but not stuffy|
|quality stitching here…smooth leather upper, metal eyelets...|
|another example-of casual dress-mid cut all leather upper…with treaded outsole|
|Chelsea boot pull-on…in marbled deep tone leather…with stretchy insert panel…nice|
|grippy rubber outsole...|
|fringes and tassels-multi-toned outsole...|
|well made-note the welt stitching…white rubber outsole---punched out upper|
|Accessories---classic silhouettes for sunglasses…aviators+Wayfarers, and feminine cat-eyes with crystal details|
|Elena Collection---tote bag|
|Classic laptop/work/carry-on bag|
|Lacoste Femme fragrance -available now|
Golf Mountain …might seem liked a mixed metaphor…but having played golf on high altitude golf courses (yup-the ball does go farther)…the same elegant relaxed sporty ensembles-for colder weather-fit the title.
This neutral toned collection includes includes knits, winter ready outerwear ---parkas, down bombers, cozy woolen sweaters and scarves…and terrific lace-up footwear…more lifestyle than hikers…but with durable rubber outsoles for mountain or city street strolls
|as easy to wear as an oversized tee…belt it or keep loose…cozy grey|
|love this color blocked funnel neck sweater…layer over turtleneck for serious warmth|
|great---men's leather/suede…metal eyelets-oxford toe cap in a lace-up mid-kinda like a high top version of the Sherbrooke lace-up|
|wedge suede/leather…joins the popular Bernelle and Adalyn styles…in a burgundy|
Lacoste Yachting aka Regate Collection-sailing heritage fused with urban polish…nautical stripes-solid crisp navy/white/red colors…in a season-less selection of boat neck maritime separates-with winter style parkas and jackets...
|red top inserts above iconic navy-white sailor stripes...|
|maritime flag colors in jackets, polos…with classic khaki pants|
|nautical stripes …contrasting navy/white sections elevate this look from been there to modern---fitted silhouette|
|cap sleeves---sweater---soft knit---wear year-round---feminine shape---one of our fav looks from this collection|
|men's tops---include long sleeve button downs…and polos with flag inspired panels…well done!|
|red scarves…make great gifts took|
|Deck shoe with gum rubber outsole-nautical sneaker mix...|
Footwear-all leather interpretations of lifestyle sneakers...
|pull-on blue suede boot-like the back tab for ez on/off|
LACOSTE SPORT-celebrates the WORLD CUP in the RIO COLLECTION…available now…Brazil flag colors…OLÉ OLÉ OLÉ OLÉ…OLÉ…OLÉ---and save them for the Olympics---2016.
|Rio Polo $85|
|Tennis silhouettes-in prints, blush pink and crisp solid whites…matchready|
|cut for gals---|
Other LACOSTE SPORT separates are actually technical pieces---really made for sports-going darker for Fall.
---Can't tell from pictures but these separates have moisture wicking comfort properties…
|men's tees get bold graphics|
|Tracksuit jacket... goes black and red...|
|Polo---men…slightly boxier cut...|
|women's separates we think would work on the golf or tennis court…in back with white piping details|
|mid solid sneakers...|
|love these-patent pin ballet flat with Ortholite footbeds---rubber outsoles...|
Lacoste lifestyle sneakers-in solid leather uppers with white logo croc...
|digital almost camo print-with pink panels…white + treaded grey---cool take on sneaker|
|even the Eau De Lacoste L12.12 cologne bottles-masculine handsome shape. Available Now|
For more on the Lacoste Accessories for F/W 2014…