Not one to play by rules when it comes to crafting wardrobe classics, Simone Porte Jacquemus demonstrates his tailoring expertise with the Le Gilet vest. A reimagined take on a suiting separate, it’s traditionally woven from gentle wool and trimmed with square-shaped buttons to the front that offer easy fastening. As for the designer’s signature twist? You’ll find that in the meticulous ruching creating a gathered effect to the front.
Pared down and minimalist, self taught French designer Simon Porte aims for the essence in his design ethos. His work features in publications like Refinery29 and InStyle.