Trends

Summer Staple: The Blouson

 

The blouson – This athletic classic was first engineered as the US military bomber jacket in the 1980s. The blouson has since proven to be the perennial summer favourite, never more so than this season, where it appeared everywhere.

Photography: IVANHO HARLIM & SHYSILIA NOVITA

Styling: TOK WEI LUN

Below: PRADA silk blouson with rib collar and waistband detail, canvas belt, striped cotton pantsSummer Staple The Blouson 6

Below: PRADA silk blouson, cotton pants; SAINT LAURENT cotton scarfSummer Staple The Blouson 7

Below: FENDI print cotton shirt; ALFRED DUNHILL suede button up blouson; ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA cotton blend pantsSummer Staple The Blouson 2

Below, left: BOSS denim shirt, cotton pants; GIORGIO ARMANI technical fabric zip up blouson | Below, right: BOSS polyester blouson with rub collar detail, denim shirt, cotton pantsSummer Staple The Blouson 3

Below: HUGO BOSS leather blouson; SAINT LAURENT sleeveless cotton T-shirtSummer Staple The Blouson 8 

Below: ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA wool lightweight pullover; PRADA silk shirt; ALFRED DUNHILL polyester quilted zip up blouson; GUCCI wool pantsSummer Staple The Blouson 9

Below, left: LOUIS VUITTON cotton print shirt; PRADA silk button up blouson with rib collar details; ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA cotton blend pants | Below, right: PRADA silk blouson (worn insde), silk zip up blouson, canvas belt; Z ZEGNA cotton pantsSummer Staple The Blouson 5