The second season of the collaboration between Christophe Lemaire and Uniqlo was released with a little less fanfare than the original collection. Now that it’s been out for a little while, there’s still some products from the initial drop left. One simple outerwear piece worth looking into is this cotton parka with button closure and two large front pockets. The style is available in four colors, scoop it while it’s still at sale over on the Uniqlo site.
Christophe Lemaire just showed his name ‘Lemaire’ Fall/Winter 2016 collection at Paris Fashion Week. While there has been a trend towards more casual wear (sneakers and streetwear leading the way), Lemaire has held steadfast in it’s pursuit of luxury minimal menswear. In terms of that look, he’s one of the best doing it and it shows in this collection. What Lemaire really nails is fabric and cut. The garments drape perfectly and offer a streamlined fit without seeming too slim or restrictive of movement. Along with Dries Van Noten and Yohji Yamamoto this is one of the labels I consistently look to for inspiration on dressing up.
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The Uniqlo collaboration with French designer Christopher Lemaire dropped on Friday. The minimally designed collection runs the gamut of outerwear through to cotton basics and there’s definitely some well-priced pieces that are worth scooping. Some of the key picks include the below. It seems like stock online is moving fast so hit the Uniqlo webstore directly to see what’s available.
Hooded Coat – $49