The brand heritage was beautifully highlighted in the Lacoste collection. See what the brand prepared for the New York Fashion Week 2013.

The Lacoste fall 2013 collection is characterized by simplicity with a sporty, modern touch. At this New York Fashion Week edition, it seems that inspiration struck from the most unusual places. Case in point, the idea Lacoste creative director Felipe Oliveira Baptista centered his collection around: “an imaginary Antarctic expedition,” as he explained for WWD. A well rounded sense of minimalism and a concern for reflecting modern vibes were the main characteristics of the new collection.

The Lacoste fall 2013 collection definitely highlights some of the fab elements which are recognized as part of the label's heritage, like the cotton piqué since the collection marks the label's 80th anniversary, however, these are revamped to suit the contemporary the needs and desires of the label's most demanding customers and loyal fans alike.

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Unlike Timo Weiland, who opted for separate men and women collections to avoid the matchy vibe, the label showed a desire to reflect this season's hottest touches through the same lenses and brought both vibes. The different silhouettes don't require different style approaches for the most part or so the Lacoste fall 2013 collection teaches us. The sporty vibe of the looks is definitely well reflected.

Perhaps some of the most interesting options spotted in the Lacoste fall 2013 collection are gradient details along with interesting abstract prints which match the mood of the year. Monochrome outfits seem more and more present at this New York Fashion Week 2013 edition, which sure proves an interesting touch given the massive focus on contrast we've seen in the previous seasons. Some of the most interesting options spotted in the Lacoste fall 2013 collection are gradient details along with interesting abstract prints which match the mood of the year. Monochrome outfits seem more and more present at this New York Fashion Week 2013, which sure proves an interesting touch given the massive focus on contrast we've seen in the previous seasons.

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