New to Roden Gray for Spring/Summer 2013 is innovative Japanese label Sacai. As a veteran of Comme Des Garcons, designer Chitose Abe expertly plays with shape and proportions, while masterfully juxtaposing contrasting fabrics and textures in order to transform basic garments into timeless staple items. Unique and well crafted, these careful renderings of classic styles create a refreshing and distinctive alternative to conventional menswear.
Sacai’s Spring/Summer 2013 collection gives us an assortment of relaxed and easy looks with an effortlessly casual aesthetic, perfect for the man on holiday. Subtle detailing, like grosgrain taping on lightweight knitwear and drawstring shirt hems, along with the use of fresh textiles and superb fabrication makes this collection a great sartorial option for the coming warm weather.