CY CHOI »INOSCULATION« AUTUMN/WINTER 2011/12 MEN’S COLLECTION LOOKBOOK

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»The inosculation of every living creature is directly connected with its life. The inosculation signifies new born of genetic trait to microorganism and survival tactic securing the diversity to non-generative functioned microorganism. In the barren land, the organisms strengthen the immunity through the inosculation. The newly produced factors increases geometrically with constant specialization. In fact, the evolution in nature is the history of hybridism, and the main point of it is not the inosculation itself, but the creativity in its process.«

Cy Choi’s Autumn/Winter 2011/2012 collection leads to make new object by inosculating one object’s character with other’s meritorious character, i.e. short+long, achromatic+chromatic, stiff+soft, macro+micro…

Construction
Through the process of cutting, attaching, patchworking, removing, and skewing a tailored jacket is grafted with the comfort of sport, hunting, work, and field, so it pulls down the boundary between formal and casual. Hybridized plane and cubic jacket, coat, shirt, and pants are met sleek tailoring and shown dignity but still seen easement. The suit of construction and off-construction make new structure by moving forward to its centroid. The unity of fedora and earmuff tells between moderation and wit.

Texture
Meeting solid and halftone gratify the change and moderation. This season is completed with the inosculation of texture; solid+tweed, big check+small plaid, solid+gingham, wool+leather, plain+twill, soft+stiff, glossy+matt, and warm+cold. Flannel wool, carded wool, twill cotton, and gabardine which are woven in an old standing custom, are met elastic nylon, shiny cupro, technical fabric, and soft suede, so they’re reborn in an abundant tones fabrics.

Silhouette
Basically tailored jacket and coat have soft, big shoulder and raised-up waist, so that it looks formal but easy silhouette. Emphasized fit tailor jacket and oversize work trouser make a proper center of gravity. Oversize coat exaggeratedly morphs by mixing up with cropped slim fit bottoms. Coat and trouser are combined
with 3 fits of slim, regular, and oversize so that they create anti-fit such as slim-regular, regular-oversize, slimoversize.

Color
Achromatic + chromatic color, solid + multi color, rapidly changed brightness + gradual changes of saturation come repetitively and extend its color range.

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