Peak Season

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    Some of the leading names in men’s fashion are hitting the slopes this winter with fantastic skiwear that is built for both performance and glamour. With a fluid mix of materials—from waterproof cashmere to rich fur and high-tech fabrics—this season’s pieces are equally suited to black-diamond boarding, après-ski lounging, or simply cutting a sporty figure on snowy sidewalks.

    Photo 1: Louis Vuitton nylon parka, cashmere sweater, and leather gloves, prices upon request; wool pants, $690, and leather boots, $1,030; Audemars Piguet stainless-steel-and-rubber chronograph, $33,000.

    Photo 2: Brioni wool-and-silk water-resistant jacket with raccoon-fur hood, $3,995; Canali down vest, $945; Tommy Hilfiger Collection wool sweater, $298; Moncler wool pants, $450, and wool leg warmers, $245; Lanvin leather boots, $1,795; Ralph Lauren RLX belt, $195 (priced and sold only as a set, with pants not shown); Gucci ski goggles, $195; Louis Vuitton leather gloves, price upon request.

    Photo 3: Gucci ski goggles, $195; Louis Vuitton leather gloves, price upon request.

    Photo 4: Ralph Lauren RLX sweater, $245, and nylon snow boots, $295; Zegna Sport microfiber ski pants with suspenders, $895; Anon snow goggles, $130; Burton leather gloves, $75, and snowboard.

    Photo 5: Tom Ford fox-fur overcoat, price upon request; Belstaff nylon down jacket, $1,695; Moncler wool pants, price upon request; Hermès suede lambskin gloves, $1,050; Lanvin leather boots, $1,795; Ralph Lauren RLX sunglasses, $150; David Yurman stainless-steel watch, $5,800.

    Photo 6: Gucci felt coat with shearling collar, $2,100; Tommy Hilfiger Denim wool sweater, $168; Zegna Sport cotton shirt, $225; Hermès cashmere turtleneck, $970, and lambskin gloves, $710; Moncler wool pants, $450; Brunello Cucinelli cashmere hat, $340; Mykita & Moncler sunglasses, $730; David Yurman stainless-steel watch, $5,800.

    Photo 7: Moncler nylon jacket, $2,475, wool pants, $450, and nylon boots, $725; Victorinox polyester-and-down vest, $250; Brunello Cucinelli cashmere sweater, $1,810, suede gloves, $760, and cashmere socks, $380.

    Photo 8: Bottega Veneta polyester jacket (shown as outermost layer), $1,180; Zegna Sport microfiber quilted jacket, $595; Prada Lycra pants, $785; Victorinox polyester ski scarf, $75; Gucci sunglasses, $220; Y-3 wool-and-sheepskin gloves, $165.

    Photo 9: Moorer nylon-and-wool jacket, $1,250; Victorinox wool-and-nylon cable-knit hood, $95; Smith goggles, $175.

    Photo 10: Michael Bastian polyester down-filled jacket, $1,395; Lacoste wool sweater, $325; Hermès cashmere turtleneck, $970; Victorinox cotton-and-spandex pants, $145; Bally leather gloves, $395; Carrera sunglasses, $135.

    Photo 11: Ralph Lauren RLX nylon-and-down jacket, $595, fleece vest, $345, shirt, $80, and nylon pants, $495; Burton leather gloves, $75; Prada sunglasses, $295.


    Audemars Piguet 888.214.6858,
    Bally 212.751.9082,
    Belstaff 866.925.3563,
    Bottega Veneta 212.371.5511,
    Brioni 888.778.8775,
    Brunello Cucinelli 312.266.6000,
    Burton 800.881.3138,
    Canali 212.842.8700,
    Carrera available through Solstice Sunglasses, 866.280.7620,
    David Yurman 877.908.1177,
    Giorgio Armani 877.361.1176,
    Gucci 212.826.2600,
    Hermès 212.751.3181,
    Lacoste 800.452.2678,
    Lanvin 646.439.0380,
    Louis Vuitton 866.884.8866,
    Michael Bastian 212.228.3400,
    Moncler 646.350.3620,
    Moorer 646.415.8925,
    Mykita & Moncler 646.350.3620,
    Pologeorgis 212.563.2250,
    Prada 212.664.0010,
    Ralph Lauren RLX 888.475.7674,
    Smith 888.206.2995,
    Tom Ford 212.359.0300,
    Tommy Hilfiger 212.223.1824,
    Victorinox 800.442.2706,
    Zegna Sport 212.421.4488,

    Photographer’s Assistants: Nick Gascoine, Stephen Wordie; Stylist’s Assistant: Allison Zeimann; Model: Maximiliano; NY Hair: Martial Vivot; Makeup: Samantha Trinh; Digital Technician: Maxwell Mason; Captions: Christina Garofalo.

    Prada down-and-leather vest, $1,795; Giorgio Armani wool sweater, $1,175; Moncler wool pants, $450; Victorinox polyester neck warmer, $75; Pologeorgis raccoon-fur hat, $695; Burton gloves, $65; Louis Vuitton sunglasses, price upon request; Audemars Piguet forged-carbon-and-rubber diving watch, $27,100.

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