Paul & Joe
January 17, 2014 Paris
The third placed more emphasis on soigné slouch—oversize leather culottes, elongated knits—and it is here that we found the aforementioned coats. One standout in navy got textural interest from black shearling paneled like a gilet; another cropped style in sheepskin and leather was cleverly reversible. The hooded duffel in punchy rose might be a season too late for fashion's early adopters. Or it may just prolong a trend that is not ready to retire. Either way, let's not forget the deceivingly well-crafted sweatshirt covered in a pattern of cutout half-moons filled in from beneath with patches of ivory wool. It was the collection's sleeper hit.