dodging fashion's volatile seasonal cycles has advantages that paris-based label 13 bonaparte fully uses to its advantage. designer david sarfati takes his time to explore detailing, functionality and style, and how to implement these in a contemporary aesthetic. the brand's newest collection, a mid-season range of versatile pieces, is another example of fine sartorial craftsmanship. each piece offers a versatility that'll appeal to the eclectic and often fast lifestyles of today's male urban dweller, often combining classic silhouettes with innovative detailing. collars and necklines shapes are reinvented, and the variety of pants comprises of more volumes, more length and different types of waist. 13 bonaparte's iconic pieces are also tweaked, taking shape in fresh fabrics with modified sleeves. as for outerwear, the brand proposes a bathrobe-like long coat –a trophy piece if you ask us – which comes in denim and wool. adding further urban relevance is a denim capsule range which features different denim fabrics. shown here are five looks from 13 bonaparte's new collection 8 that we particularly like.