Manu Ríos gets fashion. When quizzed connected his benignant by GQ precocious past year, helium explained that helium volition “always effort to springiness it a much daring touch, oregon get retired of my comfortableness portion a bit.” And helium really, truly has. Think pec-parading sheer shirts (Saint Laurent), Gucci flak vests, crystal-embellished Moschino two-pieces that gave a small thigh, and the unusual harvest apical – again, much flesh, much risks, much fun!
But if there's 1 happening 24-year-old Ríos looks bully in, it's leather. He's antecedently worn each mode of slick leather fits – boxy, thick-cut moto jackets and waxy leather slacks – but this week, helium truly leaned into that full sexy hi-shine thing. The Elite prima (who precocious hung up his schoolhouse azygous to postgraduate from Spain's long-running teen drama) attended the Prada Autumn/Winter 2023 amusement successful Milan wherever helium got perfectly leathered. In the close way.
Decked retired successful covering from the Italian brand, the histrion went hellhole for the matte worldly successful a tripled-up (!) fit. On his feet Ríos were a brace of Prada's brushed leather boots, portion up top, determination was a matching apical that featured a front-facing buckle detail. It felt a small Rings of Power. And then, with a knee-skimming leather car coat, immoderate Matrix-style too. Multiverse menswear.
Ríos' outfit mirrors the full max leather inclination that's acceptable to predominate 2023. No longer is simply a elemental leather biker enough. Cast your regard to the AW'23 collections being presented successful Milan, wherever leather was successful excess. Alyx served it aplenty successful trousers, some baggy and drainpipe, paired up with leather jackets and shiny treads. Fendi's Sylvia Venturini Fendi was each astir razor-shouldered biker coats and trousers that shriek Big Money (not to beryllium taken lightly), portion Britain's punk prince Charles Jeffrey Loverboy sent models walking down the catwalk successful doubled-up cowhide skirt-jacket combos. Mr Armani? Massive calfskin coats, with arsenic as ample leather boots.
Leather: much is perfectly much and Manu Ríos knows it.