Derek Lam is passionate about fabrics and ensures that each piece is made for effortless wear, which equates to cool and comfortable. As utility dressing is still a prominent trend that lends itself well to more casual staples, like these pants, one can imagine investing in the latest hue for fall. They are made from a soft cotton-blend and topped with wide self-ties at the waistband to create a defining waistline effect. Features multiple pockets in a tapered-leg silhouette.
The Freya Dress is made from a lightweight paisley floral gauze. It features a V-neckline with a faux wrap style silhouette that falls above the knee. Key details include voluminous long sleeves with button-closed cuffs and a pleating detail at the waist. It is finished with a V-neck back and self tie closure.
The Buffy Utility Maxi Dress features two front cargo pockets on the chest with large buttons down the front and a wide adjustable belt at the waist. The long tiered silhouette is cut from a cotton poplin that falls below the knee. It is finished with puff sleeves, epaulettes and a collared neckline.
The Corinna Cropped Flare Trousers are inspired by the classic sailor pant with four gold embellished buttons on either side, large belt loops, a smooth flat back and flared hem. They are tailored with a mid-rise waistline and a cropped leg that cuts above the ankles.
The Milton Mixed Media Sweater features a soft jersey body knitted with grey melange yarn and blue stripe poplin sleeves--offering an unexpected twist on the classic sweatshirt. It is finished with a ribbed and striped detail on the crew neckline and hem.