With each new collection, Burberry Prorsum manages to play upon the concept of stylish outwear, successfully reinventing the classic trench coat in a full spectrum of modern numbers, ready to fit any fashionable wardrobe, no matter the season. For their pre-fall 2013 collection, Burberry Prorsum made the absolute best out of their signature aesthetic by simply following in the same familiar footsteps that proved to be so popular over the past seasons. Why fix something if it ain’t broken, right?
The figure hugging silhouettes introduced in the Spring 2013 collection were reinvisioned for fall, where fitted skirts were paired to cropped leather jackets, and a beautiful leather pencil skirts was flawlessly teamed with a cozy turtleneck, featuring an intricate zigzag striped pattern. The Burberry Prorsum Pre-Fall 2013 collection is all about an understated sense of elegance that meets comfort just in time for the first days of fall.
Part of the graphic mod that gently runs through the collection, the abstract animal-print calf hair made for the most exciting new feature, empowering the trench coats with bold motifs that looked modern and felt modern, without being the slightest overwhelming. The balanced looks effortlessly mixed femininity with sleek tailoring for a result that will delight the Burberry fans for sure.
Both the feminine and the masculine looks were touched by a delicate, yet effective black-and-white splatter print made on calfskin, retrieved in simple sleeveless dresses, coats, bags and clutches. The timeless neutral color pallet dominates the best part of the collection, making it look approachable, elegant and extremely versatile. All a girl would ever need in her staple pieces.
To assure the effortless transition between day and nightwear, Burberry Prorsum presented light color-blocked knit dresses for the ladies, playing upon clean, chic yet flattering lines that despite their apparent simplicity look extremely sophisticated. Topped with cropped fur coats and edgy fur-lined motorcycle jackets, these creations represent the pure essence of Burberry.
It was already pretty clear that red was going to be one of the star colors of the pre-fall 2013 season, yet Burberry Prorsum attested the bright colored trend by featuring the bold hue in their evening wear attires, for both the ladies and the guys. Looking seductive as spotted on edgy, intricate body-hugging dresses and modern when paired with black and white combinations, red will make for a loud yet fabulous statement during the future seasons.
The Burberry Prorsum men’s tough and slick image for pre-fall 2013, was slightly sweetened up by a playful heart print featured on button down shirts, and by an array of cozy and colorful cashmere sweaters that would make for the perfect lively touches in a gentleman’s fall wardrobe, alongside the utterly dashing coats, cropped jackets and perfectly tailored suits.