BAND OF OUTSIDERS spring – summer ’18 collection

Summe Spring 18 collection

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Band of Outsiders Fashion and Comedy Show SS'16

Outsider. According to online definitions, it is ”a person who does not belong to a particular organization or profession’’ or  ”a competitor, applicant, etc. thought to have little chance of success’’.

Despite the fact that an outsider might get bullied into believing that different is not cool nor on trend or within the norm, an outsider may actually catch many people’s attention. One outsider is a treat not to mention the whole band of them. They bring fun and much interest to the table…

Joe Sutherland wearing Band of Outsiders Outsiders SS'18 London Fashion Week Mens
Joe Sutherland wearing Band of Outsiders SS’18
London Fashion Week Mens

The ‘classic with a twist’ brand, Band of Outsiders, served hips of entertainment and excitement during the comedy evening that was in fact a less ordinary way to showcase their  SS18 collection on Joe Sutherland, Alistair Williams, Ola the Comedian and Elliot Steel.

 Elliot Steel in Band of Outsiders SS'18 - London Fashion Week Mens
Elliot Steel in Band of Outsiders SS’18 – London Fashion Week Mens

Showcasing  modern tracksuits, Breton striped shirts and t-shirts,  cropped  jackets with prints of ‘smelly cat’, ‘killer shark’ or ‘the wave’ in colour schemes that included Atlantic blue, sail-white and deck tan cream combined with flashes of cabin-fever red, buoy orange, marigold yellow and seaweed green, the comedians wittingly commented on everyday lives around them, often harshly ridiculing themselves and their personal affairs.

Ola the Comedian wearing Band of Outsiders SS'18 LFW
Ola the Comedian wearing Band of Outsiders SS’18 LFW

Even though some critics may not be able to see beyond the playful nature of the prints, use of colours in the collection and suggest that the outfits are perfect for a comedy show, it just goes to show that Band of Outsiders is a brand that apart from ‘we mean business’ approach, they break out of the fashion mould through flexibility, innovation and wit. Just as an outsider who does not conform to the so called ‘norm’, who keeps eye of the passer- by and makes the surrounding just a little bit more interesting on so many levels…

Band of Outsiders Fashion and Comedy Show SS'16
Band of Outsiders Fashion and Comedy Show SS’16

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