Striving to keep up with the most influential spring 2013 fashion trends for men, the accessories envisioned this season are wreathed by a modern feel, although they still withhold the timeless essence that turns them into worthy investments. Even the most sleek of suits and the most exquisite of button-downs couldn’t feel complete without that ultra-stylish finishing touch that ties an outfit together.
This season, the best men’s accessories spotted on the spring runways highlighted spacious holdalls, edgy leather bracelets and cool round sunglasses as some of the most pertinent styles that shouldn’t miss from a man’s collection. Read the full report to learn more about the key men’s accessories for spring.
The Printed Tie
Made out of silk and illustrating a men’s signature style, printed ties will help add a refined, yet fun touch to your formal looks this spring season. Complement the lightweight summer suits by choosing playful prints as opposed to solid colors. From subtle floral prints, to bright paisley ones, there’s a fun and colorful style waiting for you to discover it.
Printed tie on the runway at Paul Smith S/S ’13 men’s
Shop the syle: Drake’s – Madder Print Silk Tie; Alexander McQueen – Dragonfly Print Tie; The Tie Bar – Rivers Paisley Sun Gold
Roomier than a duffel bag, creating an even bigger statement that this season’s renderings ofmen’s folios, the holdall comes as a refreshing and unique alternative to a gentleman’s bag for spring. It can be a traveler’s best companion, just as easily as it can represent a stylish solution for the busy man who finds himself constantly on the go. Seek them in luxurious leather, colored in orange ochre, dark brown or classic black.
Leather holdall on the runway at Burberry Prorsum S/S ’13 men’s
Round sunglasses represent this season’s absolute must-have in the eye-wear department. Futuristic, vintage inspired or modern in feel, a pair of round sunglasses can easily redefine your summer style. Wear them with tonal colors in both casual and elegant combos.
Round sunglasses on the runway at Z Zegna S/S ’13 men’s
Shop the style: Illesteva – Le Steel Lightweight-Metal Round-Frame Sunglasses; Oliver Peoples – Gregory Peck Sun; Shipley & Halmos – Tesla in Clear Grey
The Lightweight Scarf
Featuring classic, playful or modern prints and patterns, a flawlessly made lightweight scarf mixes masculine flair with creativity for a fresh take on craftsmanship this spring. Wear it on top of a basic t-shirt for a casual approach, pair it with a sleek blazer for a dapper summer look, or loop it over a printed bomber jacket for a bold and adventurous styling.
Lightweight scarf on the runway at Roberto Cavalli S/S ’13 men’s
The jewelry pieces envisioned for men can prove themselves to be a little tricky as they have to look edgy and cool while still retaining a highly masculine quality. Discreet enough but able to make a subtle statement, the leather bracelet stands for both the luxurious and modern approach, as it is able to complement any summer style. Choose between woven, braided and double-wrap styles to land your outfits a polished feel these upcoming months.
Leather bracelets on the runway at Gucci S/S ’13 men’s