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Men's Fashion: Go Bold for Art Basel

Art week is here, and this season is all about creativity.

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 17 March, 2016, 9:50am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 19 October, 2016, 5:00pm

Statement Pieces

The overall goal of your outfit should be to make you look sharp and feel confident. Want to look even smarter? Wear an extravagant statement jacket, like this graphic jacket from Hong Kong designer Harrison Wong. Mech Patched Airy Jacket, $2,300 from Harrison Wong, Shop S206, PMQ, 35 Aberdeen St., Central, 6884-4877.

Pattern Recognition

Think animal prints, metallic, futuristic or digital designs, and think of it as a good way to start a conversation. Try this green floral shirt from my own brand, RCANO. 100% Cotton Rainforest shirt, $799 from RCANO, rcano.co.

Bag Man

This is your chance to go for that fashion forward bag you’ve been dreaming about. Get a men’s clutch like this elegant black leather one from La Fléche. Black leather clutch, $180 from La Fléche, Shop 131, 1/F, Causeway Place, Causeway Bay, 3489 -3689.

Throw in some vintage accessories. Nothing defines the stylish gent more than a proper hat. Black felt fedora, $1,299 from Tasteless Hats Co., Shop HG10-12, PMQ, 35 Aberdeen St., Central, 2858-8170.

Keep it simple and casual with a fun printed shirt. It’s all about art, so there are no rules. Abstract print t-shirt, $2,300 from Paul Smith, Shop 216B, 2/F, Landmark Atrium, 15 Queen’s Rd. Central, 2523-5868.

Wear comfortable sneakers, as you’ll be walking a lot! Printed sneakers, $886 from 5cm @ I.T, 2 Kingston St., Causeway Bay, 2881-6102.