Medium Rare30 September, 202014 October, 2020Designer, Fashion, Mr Jones The Designer Men’s Pieces That Will Take Your Look to the Next Level Directly from the most iconic international fashion houses straight to David Jones (and available at no other department store) these pieces signal a stylish season ahead. Photography by Daniel Goode Balmain tie-dye T-shirt, Destroy ribbed slim jeans, B-troop strap sneakers, and B-trail sneakers (top shelf). Common Projects Original Achilles low sneakers (middle shelf). Hugo Boss Signature double-zip structured briefcase. The new season brings a chance to inject your wardrobe with fresh flair, adding in on-trend updates that will work back with existing MVP pieces. These covetable new designer items – from some of the world’s most exciting luxury brands and arriving for the first time to David Jones menswear – sure fit the bill. From statement sweaters and printed shorts to elevated takes on everyday denim and sneakers, these are the new-season essentials you need to know (and wear) now. For a subdued take on classic Balmain glitz (above), try a graphic striped tee and distressed denim. Alexander McQueen jacket, denim pants, T-shirt, and sneakers. Balenciaga short-sleeve shirt, cropped jeans, and Triple S sneakers. Known for iconic tailoring, you can expect athleisure that’s just as polished from British brand Alexander McQueen (above left), while street meets shirting in this look from the masters of couture cool, Balenciaga (above right). Versace square logo T-shirt, denim jeans, and Stampa Barocco e Vitello clutch. Balmain B-troop strap sneakers. Dolce & Gabbana long-sleeve knit, bandana print shorts, and Continuative sneakers. Model’s own socks. These Italian-designed essentials from Versace (above left) are understated cool, while heritage brand Dolce & Gabbana (above right) adds a dose of opulence to everything from sweaters to shorts. Kenzo All over Kenzo jumper, and tech jersey trackpants. Axel Arigato Clean 90 sneakers. AMI logo sweatshirt, and trouser. No wardrobe is complete without a statement sweater from Paris-based brand Kenzo (above left), while modern French brand AMI (above right) knows how to blur the lines between casual and chic. Lift your game (and your outfit) with fresh kicks and designer accessories from iconic brands. Shop Designer Sneakers CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: AXEL ARIGATO CLEAN 90 SNEAKERS. COMMON PROJECTS ORIGINAL ACHILLES LOW SNEAKERS. POLO RALPH LAUREN SAYER SNEAKERS. TOMMY HILFIGER HARLOW ID SNEAKERS. LACOSTE GRADUATE LEATHER SNEAKERS. Chunky soles and oversized logos add a technical edge to your dark kicks (below left), while bold branding and a monochrome palette make designer accessories the hero (below right). CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: VALENTINO VLTN SNEAKERS. BALMAIN B-TRAIL SNEAKERS. BALENCIAGA SPEED SNEAKERS. DOLCE & GABBANA CONTINUATIVE SNEAKERS. Clockwise from top left: Valentino calf leather belt with removable bag. Dolce & Gabbana Vertrate iPhone bag, and Crown card holder. Balenciaga Political cap. Hit play on the above clip to see the looks in action Shop All Designer Shop the new season here; shop the Spring issue of Mr Jones here. International designer brands (footwear, apparel and accessories) are available online and at David Jones Elizabeth Street. Want to make things a little more personal? Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect gift, searching for the finishing touches to your outfit or ready to curate a whole new wardrobe, our personal shopping team will simplify and tailor your shopping experience. Book online or visit your nearest store to discover the world of personal shopping.