Paying homage to the illustrious Scottish heritage – Reid & Taylor, India’s premium menswear brand announces the launch of its Autumn/Winter `10 collection juxtaposing a modern edgy look with classic style across a wide array of fine apparel and accessories.
This season, Reid & Taylor highlights it’s nearly two century old legacy with simple yet trendy silhouettes. The fits, heritage derived textiles and patterns, rich craftsmanship herald an astute approach to modern wardrobe, layering and accessorising.
Commenting on the collection, Tom Mc Lellon, Artistic Director, SKNL says, “With Reid & Taylor’s A/W `10 collection, ‘timeless’ becomes ‘trendy’; traditional colours with a twist become flirty; and luxurious tailoring becomes a desire and reality for a whole new generation of clientele.”
The colour palette is inspired from Scottish landscapes and cities with colours ranging from stony greys, brownstone and limestone to North Sea Harbour Blues, bronze, moss and forest greens, harvests and berries, wheat and barley. The traditional and twisted classics range from royal navy, charcoal and khaki to signal red, lime green, varsity gold, scottish flag blue and white with a techno twist here and there.
The highlight of the collection includes modern fits, two and three button tailored pieces and suits, single or double riding vents, sleek plain front trousers. The simple classic design enables the nature of the cloths and patterns to shine. The look and texture of retro-heritage mixing of pattern and texture of the lofty heritage cloth blazers, sleek luxe suiting, fine lighter weight shirtings and fine gauged knits that is native to the Scotland countryside and cities.
Reid & Taylor A/W `10 range is priced at: suits Rs 5995–18995; blazers Rs 3995–6995; shirts Rs 1195–2295; trousers Rs 1395–2495; knits Rs 1395–3395 and t-shirts Rs 795–1495.