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Top 5 Men’s Fashion Trends of 2020 WORDS BY FASHIONBEANS

TAILORING & KNITWEAR

THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Texture and layering are two of the pillars

It’s tricky to say what this era will be remembered

of advanced dressing, and they’re both integral

trend-wise without the benefit of hindsight, but if

to one of 2020’s hottest tailoring trends. Suiting

we were going to put money on it, we’d say that 2020

worn with knitwear was everywhere over the

will go down as the year that function went fashion.

last 12 months, marking another step in the

Pockets are plentiful, the biggest names in fashion

general loosening up of dress codes across the

are playing with technical fabrics, and your bird-

board. Stuffy shirts were replaced with fine-

watching uncle’s street cred is at an all-time high.

gauge rollnecks, fisherman beanies were teamed up with unstructured blazers and statement

This isn’t just any old trend, though, it is one

crewnecks lent simple suits a fresh lease of life.

that will actually make our lives easier. Because, let’s face it, a Gore-Tex hardshell is always going

It’s more than just a fleeting trend, though.

to hold up better in the rain than a wool peacoat.

This simple style move looks set to become a

This considered, we’ll definitely be continuing

staple of modern menswear and is something

to wear our outdoor-inspired garb into the

that exudes the sort of timeless appeal needed

new season and we’d suggest you do the same.

to carry it into a new year and beyond.


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