Sep 12, 2013

Best Of Fashion Week: 11 Over-the-Top Outfits You Can’t Pull Off

While there are plenty of Spring 2014 collections at New...

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While there are plenty of Spring 2014 collections at New York Fashion Week built for well-dressed normal guys, the opposite end of the NYFW spectrum boasted a whole bunch of next-level, eye-popping, borderline unbelievable looks from some of the most well-respected menswear designers in the world.

When it comes to wearing a du-rag basketball net around your head, you don’t. And you never will. But there are dudes cool enough to do it — the designers & models risking life limb reputation in NYC this week. These are next season’s best 11 outfits that they can pull off, even though ordinary dudes can’t.

Rochambeau

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This young brand makes its clothes in NYC, and knows that while scissors beats paper, pretty much nothing beats you if your face is protected by a catcher’s mask/hockey cage.

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BLK DNM

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Given that the brand’s high profile recently won us all the right to see Gisele sorta-naked, few of us will ever be able to actually buy stuff like this high-end translucent, American Psycho-esque jacket.

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N. Hoolywood

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Urban Cowboy  meets Joel & Ethan Cohen for a drink in Tokyo. Or is it Midnight Cowboy Which one is Travolta in? Either way, this Japanese brand’s next season is too next for most.

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General Idea

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ROLL UP TO THE SCENE WITH YOUR SLEEVES MISSIN’! / ROLL UP TO TH– well, you get the Idea.

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Hood By Air

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  1. Recognize the Nike snowboard boots.
  2. Note the tentacles and sinewy leather ridges.
  3. Understand that you are not on HBA’s level.

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Y-3

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Bieber was at on-hand to see Spring 2014 from adidas‘ high-end label, which has both nothing to do with the reason normal dudes won’t wear this plunging neckline gym dress, and everything to do with it.

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VFILES

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When Kevin Garnett screamed “anything is possible” a few years back, he had no way of knowing that a man wearing a basketball-net du-rag would soon be included in “anything”.

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Duckie Brown

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You may like your sweatshirts to fit like sweatshirts, but CFDA-nominated NYC label doesn’t give two sweatshirts what you like, dammit! That said, its diffusion shoe line with Florsheim a few seasons ago was a handsome step towards the mainstream.

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Tim Coppens

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“Did somebody call the futuristic Eastern European fire department? Because it’s about to get HOT in here.”

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Mark McNairy

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The f**k-the-man American designer has been known to be a bit dotty, but next season is even more in-your-face than that flimsy polka-dot pun.

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Siki Im

This whole cellophane-and-wash cloth thing was supposedly inspired by a Russian prison documentary, but could you rock it without being laughed at? No (Eastern) Promises.

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