Sprezzatura: How this old-school art philosophy is redefining styling for men
Menswear, along with fashion in general, underwent a hard reset in 2020. For obvious reasons that we are all tired of hearing about, we were forced to reassess our approach to clothing and style on both an individual and collective level. Out of this reassessment, we only came to a consensus on two ideas. One is that comfort will no longer be sacrificed in the name of fashion; it is now a primary consideration whenever getting dressed. The other is that there are no rules or overarching trends dictating the course of menswear right now. Previously disparate fashion niches have all been blended together by designers and individuals alike. The thing is that this disregard for the rules in the name of comfort and self-expression has existed for decades in the Italian sartorial philosophy of sprezzatura. Read more at The Manual.