Quiet luxury, sometimes known as stealth wealth, is a sartorial movement that’s gaining pace. Its a quiet protest against flamboyant displays of wealth or logos. Ahlem, the Los Angeles founded brand by designer Ahlem Manai-Platt are masters of just this. Their ‘New York’ design is a beautiful bridgeless structure that exudes a contemporary elegance.
Handcrafted in France and electroplated in palladium and 22k fine gold with filigreed titanium nose pads, this is the epitome of an elevated classic.
The catwalks have been jam-packed with back-to-school fashion - namely shirts, ties, and the inevitable autumn/winter classic, the blazer.
Black coats, in all their guises, made their presence felt, and were styled alongside classic white shirts worn in ever ingenious ways. This double-breasted number by Mango has corporate cool wrapped up to perfection. Its slightly longer length gives it wonderful adaptability, wear it over everything from dresses, shirts or even a hoodie for that slight edge.