JACK WILLS AW2013 Men collection embracing the cooler climes of the autumn season, incorporating clean cut tailoring with a modern twist and classic knits, the collection takes inspiration from the capital. This season, Jack Wills has paired up with British manufacturers Fox Brothers, Moon & Alfred Brown, amongst other partners, to create its formal wardrobe collection. Invigorating key pieces such as the Buckingham grey flannel suit made with 100% British woven wool and a contemporary finish. Whilst the Belgrave blazer will become a man’s best friend, marrying the tradition and quality of British tailoring from Fox Brothers and Harris tweed with a modern slim fit and two button front; easily worn to work or to smarten your weekend look, keeping you snug and stylish.
For less formal occasions the multi season Salcombe Shirt comes in wearable colours or flannel checks and is perfect open collared. The enduring popularity of the denim shirt is given an Autumnal update with shades of indigo, light blue and glade green in the Albany relaxed-fit denim shirt. Pair with the Barberry Chinos an eternal staple with a slimmer leg and style that sits lower on the hips to give a more modern feel in a blend of classic and collectable colours. Jack Wills denim has something for every man, from the Cashmoor Skinny, a close fitting denim with enough stretch for comfort, to the more versatile Kirkam Slim, tapering more to the ankle or the classic Rickerby Straight fit, a relaxed and roomy fit from hip to ankle. Classic indigos are updated with more contemporary grey and ice blue winter hues.
The Marlow jumper is a wardrobe essential in cable knit, light yet made from 100% Merino wool, perfect during our unpredictable seasons. Add some fairisle to your wardrobe too with the ginger & navy or damson & grey colourways of the Harraton knit in merino & lambswool. For weekend walks the Mansfield Gilet is a perfect partner. With 70% down / 30% feather, finished with a brushed flannel check, you can be certain to be chill-proof. And when the conditions become more glacial, try the 100% waxed cotton Elham Parka, a great way to complete your look whilst keeping you dapper and dry. The entire collection is, as ever, complimented with a range of trend led but durable footwear and accessories. The 100% leather English Made Brimswick Derby shoes or the bag every man needs, the Brookfield Rucksack provides space for everything without sartorial sacrifice.
The Women Collection presents transitional pieces inspired by our capital city and channels the cool, laid-back mood of the sixties. With damson a key shade for Autumn, Jack Wills has created a selection of key pieces in this favourite hue. The British-made Forres leather boots can be perfectly paired with polka dot Bradnam shorts and Kearby satchel, to create a stylish look to take you into the evening. The rich tonal palette of the Autumn collection is a juxtaposition of delicate prints and subtle design details. The Kelshall Playsuit in a floral print is the perfect stand-alone piece featuring cut-out back detail that ties with a bow, while the Bickley Blouse is made from 100% silk, with large pockets and contrast piping, to be effortlessly teamed with the Easby chinos.
For the colder and shorter days, the Kelfield crew, in check, dogtooth and fairisle designs, is perfect for layering over shirts and paired with blazers, and the Ludgate cardigan has a handcrafted feel, with its classic fairisle weave in soft lambswool. For luxurious pullovers, Jack Wills offers the Netherly crew, classic cashmere in a shrunken fit, available in courageous brights as well as darker hues. Jack Wills has also created the ultimate wear anywhere Autumn staple sweatshirts. The Beckside super-soft sweat offers a mature look in six diverse styles, from quilted grey, ash marl and navy polka dot. The collection reinvents classic denim styles with its range of new jeans, from the Fernham Super-Skinny, to the Birkett Boy-fit. The versatile styles can be matched with heels & a Holecraft Boyfriend shirt.
Preparing you for the rainy season, the Autumn collection offers military inspired outerwear and classic parkas, both showcasing innovative and practical flourishes. The Filsdon slim fit parka in navy and lark is perfect for throwing over skinny jeans and pumps for the weekend. Jack Wills has also reinvented its classic gilet, with the new Ingliston style featuring a bespoke check lining and luxurious faux fur hood to keep the cold at bay. Continuing its support for British manufacturing, Jack Wills has collaborated with traditional West Yorkshire mill Moon*, to create its classic Austerberry wool blazer. The multi-season staple available in damson, glade green and navy, has British heritage close to its heart and features a nipped in waist, structured shoulders, alongside Jack Wills’ signature pink and navy lining.