© mr. start - sharp shoreditch style designer philip start channels his reputable and extensive experience in retail, alongside his innate understanding of the way men dress, to create a refreshing and wearable a/w 2011 collection. constantly expanding his cult following among creatives, writers, designers and artists alike, mr. start is forward looking, modern and architectural in his approach to design. the collection consists of mr. start’s signature rivington suit, a slim block with a short length jacket and a narrow trouser, alongside a handful of equally well-crafted variants. the colour palette for evening wear consists of greys, tones of blue and black, with the two dominant fabrics in the collection being flannel and donegal tweed. known for the exceptional quality of shirts, this season they are available in two body fits; the slim and the super slim. accessories include bow ties, pocket squares and ties predominantly made in england with silk woven to specification. a new development sees start collaborating with british shoe makers crockett & jones to include outerwear and footwear that rounds up the collection perfectly. overall, he succeeds in creating an accessible, everyday elegance that manages to epitomise shoreditch style and luxury. shown here are three suave looks from mr. start's a/w 2011 collection that we particularly like.
© mr. start - suits for success