Nigel Cabourn presents two new collections for AW17

Nigel Cabourn brings Scandi outerwear to LFWM AW17 alongside his 'Authentic' collection.

2 months agoText by


  • SHARE
nigel-cabourn-aw17

Inspired by the Airborne Forces of World War II, Nigel Cabourn presented his AW17 showcase at London Fashion Week Men’s on Friday 6th January. The showcase consisted of two collections, one entitled ‘Authentic’ and one in the form of a collaboration with Peak Performance entitled ‘The Art of Co Lab’.

‘Authentic’ consists of 27 pieces, drawing influences from the cult uniform of the RAF and their accompanying flight suits, all enveloped in true Cabourn style – redefining classic pieces such as the Cameraman jacket. Notable pieces of the ‘Authentic’ collection include the Drop Zone Sheepskin jacket, complete with hand painted accents on the back to ensure the essence of true WW2 style is retained. This collection includes a range of dystopian camo print, chunky outerwear and sheepskin trimmed jackets paired with woollen turtlenecks and printed overalls. ‘Authentic’ presents pure functionality at it’s most fashionable.

The second collection, created in conjunction with activewear brand Peak Performance for an innovative new sportswear range, complete with archetypal influences of Scandinavian lifestyle and Swedish military styles. Key pieces within ‘The Art of Co Lab’  include waterproof camo fabric outerwear and quilted jackets paired with slouchy ski pants and sturdy platform footwear.

Photography via Nigel Cabourn
Follow Nigel Cabourn on Twitter
Follow Navi Ahluwalia on Twitter

  • SHARE

bobby-abley-aw17

Bobby Abley’s childhood heroes the Power Rangers make an appearance at his AW17 LFWM show

Childhood nostalgia is in no shortage when it comes to Bobby Abley’s AW17 collection

More

astridandersen-lfwm-aw17

Astrid Andersen brings casual luxury to AW17

Astrid Andersen goes gold in everything

More

topman-design-aw17

Topman Design hits the pubs and clubs for AW17

Topman Design looks to the archetypal British traveller for its AW17 collection

More

Liam Hodges debuts his AW17 collection Dystopian Lives at LMFW

Fit for dystopia. Liam Hodges AW17 collection references A Clockwork Orange, Mad Max and even Total Recall

More

Xander-Zhou-Men-AW17

LFWM AW17: Xander Zhou Full Gallery

Xander Zhou’s AW17 show presented business-meets-future hypermodern collection

More

Ben Sherman takes a stand against fast fashion with its limited run AW17 collection

A quintessentially English offering from an iconic British brand

More