Kent Curwen, a London code part-owned by David Beckham, has denounced a latest collection – including a partnership with a BBC play Peaky Blinders.
The ex-footballer watched Sunday’s uncover alongside his wife, Victoria, son Brooklyn and mother, Sandra. The designs enclosed delegate coats, tailoring and that Peaky Blinders staple, a prosaic cap. The cook Gordon Ramsay and a Dior Homme designer, Kim Jones, were also in attendance, and both Beckham group wore a TV-show desirous headgear.
After a show, David Beckham – dressed in a camel cloak and cosy weave – pronounced he was vehement by a Peaky Blinders partnership given he was “a large fan of a uncover and a code has always been about a look. It keeps that authenticity.” As for a family uncover of support, he said: “I always consider these days are celebrations everybody can be partial of … It creates them unequivocally unapproachable to have them here.”
He pronounced a prosaic top had a family connection. “I got that from my grandad. we wore his from a unequivocally immature age. Brooklyn has taken it on as well.”
The uncover was a brand’s second during London conform week men’s, a capital’s biannual menswear showcase. The collection, designed by a brand’s artistic director, Daniel Kearns, continued on a thesis of British classics.
It was clever – and had a pre-war change but deviate into a dress department. This is a well-pitched change that works for immature group of Brooklyn’s generation, who like their retro references in Insta-friendly bites. The rugby shirts, Crombie coats, argyle sweaters and striped mod-like spare suits, all in a prep propagandize palette of timberland green, ivory and claret, could form habit staples. The splendid red socks, a reverence to a brand’s founder, Eric Kent, brought a compulsory hold of irreverence.
As good as operative with Kent Curwen, Beckham has also been a ambassadorial boss of a British Fashion Council since last May. “I’m unequivocally unapproachable of my involvement,” he said. “It’s so moving to see these gifted immature designers. My purpose has been even some-more beguiling than we approaching it to be.”
Kent Curwen was founded in 1926 by Kent and Dorothy Curwen, who were Savile Row tailors. It has been in a conform spotlight given 2015, when Beckham became infancy owner. Its prior collaborations have enclosed a photographer Perry Ogden and stone rope a Stone Roses.