The LVMH Prize, which is basically the biggest award a young designer can win, is pretty good at spotting the next big things in fashion. Marine Serre, who won in 2017, is leading the industry’s turn toward regenerative fashion. Simon Porte Jacquemus, class of 2015, has set the bar for

A collage of Armani jackets in different fabrics

(Illustration by neonhoney / Los Angeles Times; photographs by: Aldo Fallai, Peter Lindbergh, courtesy of Giorgio Armani)

When we talk about suit jackets or blazers, we don’t often throw around the word “liberation.” The traditional men’s suit is designed to constrict and to conform. It might not fit the modern