Nikolaj Coster-Waldau on ESSENTIAL HOMME Summer 2017

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Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau finds happiness amidst the chaos of change in the Summer 2017 edition of ESSENTIAL HOMME.



MOST WANTED (pg. 32) features the ten most desired items you must have this season, a series of bags, tech, shoes, and more, from the likes of Gucci, Balenciaga, and Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci.

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NEW ARRIVALS (pg. 52) details the latest collaborations and launches in fashion and art, including Acne Studios’ Blâ Konst denim line, Louis Vuitton’s Fragment collaboration, and Bottega Veneta’s latest footwear.

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Image: Louis Vuitton.

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SCENE (pg. 60) From cultural shindigs to downright blasts, the most fashionable fêtes of this past spring had everyone begging for more.

Image: BFA NYC.

Image: Jeffrey Fashion Cares.

Selected features include:

  • DAYS AHEAD (pg. 42) Summer’s line-up of well-rounded attitude signals a brighter, more-inspiring future for all.

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  • SOFT TOUCH (pg. 64) Dusty pastels and muted tones make up today’s must-wear color codes.

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  • SWEET REPRIEVE (pg. 80) Away from all else, they were here, together. They were protected.

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  • SEEKING GLORY (pg. 92) Primed with composure, this season’s most courageous sportswear is alive with activity.

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  • CONVERSATIONS (pg. 104) G-Star RAW’s new creative head Aitor Throup and musician Sergio Pizzorno reminisce about their friendship.

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  • WAYFINDER (pg. 110) Young phenom Martin Garrix resolves a path of his own creation.

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  • DAY AND NIGHT (pg. 116) Restaurateur Eddy Buckingham harmonizes brilliant hunger with stylish holisticism.

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  • AFRICA RISING (pg. 122) In his new namesake, Gabonese designer Teddy Ondo Ella designs for graphic, not geographic, appeal.

Image: Etienne Gilfillan.

  • EASY DRIFTER (pg. 128) Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau finds happiness amidst the chaos of change.

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Image: David Roemer for ESSENTIAL HOMME.

  • FIELD STUDY (pg. 140) London outfit Cottweiler dreams a new future for the ancient world.

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  • HOWL IN THE DARK (pg. 148) Sculpted tailoring with the rebellious attitude of a new time, Kris Van Assche’s inciting eye looks deep into Dior ’s history and then beyond for the house’s next season.

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  • NEAR NIGHT (pg. 160) Left to the shadows, there was no alleviating his worried mind. All he had to save himself was time.

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  • BAD BEHAVIOR (pg. 172) To live like this seemed all but instinct—they knew no other way.

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  • SAVING FACE (pg. 184) Dare to go bare for spring with the help of these luxe shaving accoutrements.

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  • EAU SIR (pg. 186) This season’s best scents are inspired by everything from well-worn books, to an erudite collective, to water.

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  • SLEIGHT OF EYE (pg. 192) A new room at Treehotel near the arctic circle transcends all else.

Image: Johan Jansson, courtesy of Treehotel.

The Summer 2017 issue of ESSENTIAL HOMME magazine is available for purchase online today and on international newsstands as of June 6, 2017.

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About ESSENTIAL HOMME magazine:
ESSENTIAL HOMME is a US-based bi-monthly style source for affluent, successful, and fashion-forward men who are passionate about high quality, high-end luxury fashion. ESSENTIAL HOMME has been published since 2010, and past cover stars include the likes of Theo James, Michael Shannon, Luke Evans, Adrian Grenier, Tinashe, Alexander Wang, Daniel Radcliffe, Future, Hugh Dancy, Theophilus London, Sullivan Stapleton, Kellan Lutz, and Ian Somerhalder.