At the first glints of low winter sun, here are the style influences I am thinking about for this years Summer:
(1) Inspiral Carpets
It has been a long time since men have worn floral print in such flagrant ways. The combination of ugly-but-iconic bowl cuts and granny chic was integral to the late 80s/early 90s Madchester scene. Page-Boy haircuts, all over Baggy-ness, flowery long-sleeved tops set an androgynous silhouette which predicted the shapeless excess of Seattle grunge a few years later.