Lakeith Stanfield and James Marsden for ESSENTIAL HOMME Fall 2018


Actors Lakeith Stanfield and James Marsden shine in a special double cover issue of ESSENTIAL HOMME for Fall 2018.


RADIO, LIVE TRANSMISSION: Seek comfort beyond the static.

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Photographed by Jack Grayson.
Styled by Rachael Wang.

A TENDER SITE: Pursue the sense behind the make-believe.


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Styled by Gaelle Bon.

CHECKS & BALANCE: Get familiar with the different types of check prints.


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Styled by Terry Lu.

COLLAB CONTROL: We highlight some of the best fashion collaborations this season.

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THE LAST STAND: Kim Jones’ parting collection for Louis Vuitton celebrates travel beyond the great outdoors with natural buoyancy.


NV251_09_028_DEF_CMJNPhotographed by Nicolas Valois.
Styled by Darryl Rodrigues.

AFTER SHOW: Beyond the curtain call, eminence never fades.


Photographed by Hiroyuki Seo.
Styled by Mimi Kim.

A STEADY BEAT: Creative director of men’s silk for Hermès Christophe Goineau walks us through Silk Mix.

Images courtesy of the designer.

OPTICAL DRIVE: Rising artist Nathan Wong talks about his dynamic analog paintings.

Photographed by Allyson Wiley.

PLASTIC FANTASTIC: Kartell‘s president Claudio Luti has a transparent design for the future.

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Images courtesy of the designer.

LOVER BOY: How James Marsden remains one of Hollywood’s best-kept secrets.

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Photographed by Christopher Ferguson.
Styled by David Bonney.

CHARACTER STUDY: Get a glimpse of Lakeith Stanfield, one of film’s most intriguing talents.

Photographed by David Roemer.
Styled by Terry Lu.