Is kimono the new Le Smoking? One look at the last couple of runway seasons and it’s hard to overlook the resurgence of the suit-kimono hybrid. Splashed across the Spring Summer 19 runways of Etro, Dolce & Gabbana, Margiela and Cerruti, the wrap-around style has emerged as the key trend. Think a pared-down, easy and languorous touch to the otherwise straitlaced menswear tailoring and you’ve pretty much nailed the look. We got in touch with menswear experts to decode the trend and how it’s finding resonance in the Indian sartorial space.