• STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

    Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

    Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

The New Jil Sander

armellod.e

Well-Known Member
Joined
Aug 22, 2019
Messages
74
Reaction score
108
do you personally think their garments should be at lower or high or the current price is fine when compared to other designer.

I’ll watch some interviews from the current CC and in the future see the pieces in store
I really wasn't interested in the brand until a couple years ago, so I dunno. I sometimes look at used/vintage Jil though, and it's all over the place. The skinny stretchy minimal stuff made while Jil was gone from the brand just looks bad to me.

If you mean other designers in general, I guess people should pay for what they like and believe in and all that. Try it out! I think the quality and designs are great.

I personally can't afford most of the brand's offerings but can't complain about what I have bought...
 
Last edited:

cl smooth

Senior Member
Joined
Aug 10, 2009
Messages
533
Reaction score
198
My favorite brand of the moment. Honestly, nothing else is even similar...maybe The Row menswear? Bottega?
 

mmmargeologist

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jun 1, 2016
Messages
1,209
Reaction score
3,712
Two brands I have not paid attention to, two brands that are bad ass.
 

yunBW

Senior Member
Joined
Dec 26, 2015
Messages
659
Reaction score
114
Anyone have purchased the Jil sander Arizona trouser for this season? I wonder if I should size down or tts? The waist difference seems minor like less than a inch for 2 sizes difference
 

OccultaVexillum

Distinguished Member
Joined
Aug 1, 2013
Messages
9,652
Reaction score
9,010
I’d size down. I tried them in my normal size. The idea is they are loose fit and you cinch the waist and get a nice gathered affect. Same as the Argo shorts and some of the other styles they’ve done in past seasons and at OAMC (ie/ orbital pants).
But Ime even sizing down one will still get the effect but be a bit more manageable.

Related:
I just received the Anton blazer. This was one of my must haves from this season, but I kept holding off because I wanted black. But the grey/green is super nice. A little big in the shoulders right now but I’ll fill it back out.

A143D7BD-1701-4672-93E8-B9F0B31E0CAA.jpeg
 

cl smooth

Senior Member
Joined
Aug 10, 2009
Messages
533
Reaction score
198
I’d size down. I tried them in my normal size. The idea is they are loose fit and you cinch the waist and get a nice gathered affect. Same as the Argo shorts and some of the other styles they’ve done in past seasons and at OAMC (ie/ orbital pants).
But Ime even sizing down one will still get the effect but be a bit more manageable.
Wait, so for the Argo shorts, you're saying I should size down? Looking at these right now.
 

yunBW

Senior Member
Joined
Dec 26, 2015
Messages
659
Reaction score
114
I’d size down. I tried them in my normal size. The idea is they are loose fit and you cinch the waist and get a nice gathered affect. Same as the Argo shorts and some of the other styles they’ve done in past seasons and at OAMC (ie/ orbital pants).
But Ime even sizing down one will still get the effect but be a bit more manageable.

Related:
I just received the Anton blazer. This was one of my must haves from this season, but I kept holding off because I wanted black. But the grey/green is super nice. A little big in the shoulders right now but I’ll fill it back out.

View attachment 1429382
Mind telling what size you got and what’s your standard trouser size? Im debating between the 48 and 52 from ssense
 

OccultaVexillum

Distinguished Member
Joined
Aug 1, 2013
Messages
9,652
Reaction score
9,010
I didn’t keep them. I tried the 50, which is my usual size.

@cl smooth yeah a size 50 Argo has a huge waist and even with the drawcord cinched they were still loose on me.
 

blacklight

Well-Known Member
Joined
May 26, 2019
Messages
64
Reaction score
128
My favorite brand of the moment. Honestly, nothing else is even similar...maybe The Row menswear? Bottega?
Take a look at #lemaire on IG and at least 1 in 5 outfits posted features a Jil piece. I would put less wacky MMM, recent BV, and to a lesser extent Our Legacy in a similar bracket as well.

The brands don't have a terrible amount in common but I also think there's a lot of synergy between some of what Jacquemus is putting out and summery Jil stuff.
 
Last edited:

yunBW

Senior Member
Joined
Dec 26, 2015
Messages
659
Reaction score
114
I didn’t keep them. I tried the 50, which is my usual size.
Did you purchase it via ssense? I think a size 50 might work for me but they don’t have the size. Do you know any other website that stocks the pants? Thanks
 

OccultaVexillum

Distinguished Member
Joined
Aug 1, 2013
Messages
9,652
Reaction score
9,010
What is 17?
42?

I have a black wool/mohair 41 that’s too big now and I really want to buy size smaller. I think yours is a size bigger though.
 

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by

Featured Sponsor

Most Interesting Fashion Collaboration of 2020

  • JW Anderson x Uniqlo

  • Nigo x Virgil Abloh

  • Converse x Midnight Studios

  • Rick Owens x Champion

  • Barbour x Engineered Garments

  • Adidas x Bed JW Ford

  • Jordan Brand x Dior

  • Billie Eilish x Takashi Murakami

  • Lego x Levi's


Results are only viewable after voting.

Related Threads

Forum statistics

Threads
446,709
Messages
9,662,346
Members
201,893
Latest member
Sauce McFloss
Top