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80 Militant Menswear Finds

From Minimalist Cadet Editorials to Futuristic Uniform Apparel

— September 8, 2014 — Fashion
These militant menswear finds range from cadet-inspired editorials to uniformed runway shows that paint a bold picture of the future that awaits us. For centuries, militant menswear has been a symbol of honor and power and continues to influence the world of high fashion today.

Whether zoning in on the aristocratic styles of the past or focusing on today's sportier army apparel, designers are choosing to go the militant route when it comes to their menswear collections.

With New York Fashion Week in full effect, more and more army attire is hitting the runway stage and proving that utilitarianism and structure is almost always equal to elegance. Standouts from this list of militant menswear finds range from classically elegant and ornate apparel to attire that is more athletic and combative.
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Modernized WWI-Inspired Menswear
Modernized WWI-Inspired Menswear
The Private White VC Collection is Battle Ready
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Eccentric Utilitarianism Collections
Eccentric Utilitarianism Collections
The Y-Vison Homme Fall/Winter 2014 Line is Clad in Pi Symbols
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76
Aviator-Inspired Jackets
Aviator-Inspired Jackets
HUMAN MADE Patch Coats Pay Homage to Pilots
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75
Youthful Marine Menswear
Youthful Marine Menswear
The Philipp Plein Spring/Summer 2015 Collection is Militant
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74
Conceptual Dictator Attire
Conceptual Dictator Attire
The Comme des Garçons Homme Plus Spring/Summer 2015 Collection
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73
Disciplined Military Lookbooks
Disciplined Military Lookbooks
The Nixon x Baartmans and Seigel Lookbook is Controlled
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72
Modernized Uniform Attire
Modernized Uniform Attire
The Boris Bidjan Saberi Spring/Summer 2015 Collection is Militant
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71
Breezy Military Looks
Breezy Military Looks
Michael Kors Spring/Summer 2012 Line is Beach & Army Ready
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70
Modernized Military Menswear
Modernized Military Menswear
The Kent and Curwen Spring/Summer 2015 Collection is Utilitarian
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69
Luxury Toggle Outerwear
Luxury Toggle Outerwear
The Dior Homme 'Les Essentiels 4' Duffle Coat is Sleek
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68
Jungle Leaf Accessories
Jungle Leaf Accessories
Medicom Toy Life Fabrick 2010 Capsule Based on M-1 Helmet Covers
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67
Rastafarian Cadet Menswear
Rastafarian Cadet Menswear
Alex Mattsson's 'Pineal Dawn' Collection Features Chic Military Styles
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66
Contemporary Camo Captures
Contemporary Camo Captures
The New Horizons Metal Editorial Showcases Military Inspired Minimalism
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65
Minimalist Military Menswear
Minimalist Military Menswear
The Calvin Klein Collection Spring/Summer 2015 Show Exudes Power
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64
Lonely Drummer Boy Shoots
Lonely Drummer Boy Shoots
Richard Pier Petit Photographs a Lone Soldier
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63
Modern Military Editorials
Modern Military Editorials
Vratko Barcik Capture VANGARDIST Magazine's Berlin Issue
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62
Candid Cadet Portrayals
Candid Cadet Portrayals
The Boys Do Not Dress for Girls Fashion Story Highlights Militant Styles
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61
Olympiad Soldier Editorials
Olympiad Soldier Editorials
This Pawel Fabjanski Series is Inspired by History
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60
Asymmetrically Cut Outerwear
Asymmetrically Cut Outerwear
The Oliver Spencer Fall/Winter 2012 has Hints of 70s Style
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59
Military Gentleman Fashions
Military Gentleman Fashions
The LUKER By Neighborhood 2013 Collection is English-Inspired
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58
Minimalist Cadet Captures
Minimalist Cadet Captures
The Bartek Nowak and Kacper Onisk Portrait Series Features Raw Closeups
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57
Elegant Earthy Casual Wear
Elegant Earthy Casual Wear
The Whyred Fall/Winter 2012 Line Will Have You Looking Sharp
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56
Refined Military Apparel
Refined Military Apparel
The KIKS TYO Camo Cardigan Enhances the Army Look
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55
Artful Army Editorials
Artful Army Editorials
The Combat Vogue Hommes Japan Photoshoot is Military-Chic
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54
Luxe Law Enforcement Runways
Luxe Law Enforcement Runways
The Ellus Fall/Winter 2013 Collection is Policeman Inspired
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53
Streamlined Minimalism Editorials
Streamlined Minimalism Editorials
Gary Chew's Concrete Desert Image Series is Architectural
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52
Militant Couture Captures
Militant Couture Captures
The Dark Side Essential Homme Editorial Features Utilitarian Styles
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51
Spiked Police Caps
Spiked Police Caps
Leonardoaguirre Fall 2010 Shoot by Tony Duran Blends Casuals & Military Chic
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50
Camo-Covered Bomber Coats
Camo-Covered Bomber Coats
The 10 Deep Baseball Division Jackets Get a Military Makeover
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49
Pouting Soldier Shoots
Pouting Soldier Shoots
The Mario Loncarski Editorial by Philipp Jelenska is Pretty and Moody
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48
Refined Opulence Catalogs
Refined Opulence Catalogs
The Versace Collection Fall/Winter 2014 Lookbook is Elegantly Ornate
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47
Gem-Adorned Army Apparel
Gem-Adorned Army Apparel
The Runway Jewelry Deco Military Jacket is Avant-Garde
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46
Classic Army-Inspired Kicks
Classic Army-Inspired Kicks
The Jack Purcell Camo Sneakers are a Stunning Military-Esque Shoe
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45
Eccentric Aviator Catwalks
Eccentric Aviator Catwalks
The MC FOOL by Malou Fool Fall/Winter 2013 Collection is Militant
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44
WWII-Inspired Fashion
WWII-Inspired Fashion
The Schon! Magazine 'Great Journey to Eternity' Editorial Stars Eugen Bauder
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43
Militia-Inspired Outerwear
Militia-Inspired Outerwear
The Stone Island Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Boasts Navy Swag
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42
Villainous Wartime Attire
Villainous Wartime Attire
The John Galliano FW 12 Collection Plays on Both Sides
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41
Edgy Utilitarian Menswear
Edgy Utilitarian Menswear
The PATH Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Embraces Clean Lines
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40
Flamboyant Militaristic Apparel
Flamboyant Militaristic Apparel
The Thom Browne Spring 2014 Clothing is Less Strict Than it Seems
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39
Remixed Militant Menswear
Remixed Militant Menswear
The Robert Geller Spring/Summer 2014 Collection is Eccentrically Urban
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38
Conceptual Cadet Runways
Conceptual Cadet Runways
The Thom Browne Spring/Summer 2015 Collection is Toy Soldier Inspired
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37
Sullen Cadet Captures
Sullen Cadet Captures
The Rafal Prokopek by Agnieszka Stodolska Photo Series is Military-Inspired
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36
Exaggerated Military Couture
Exaggerated Military Couture
The Juun J Fall/Winter 2013 Runway Show is 80s Inspired
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35
Minimalistic Military Couture
Minimalistic Military Couture
The Dior Homme Les Essentiels Line Meshes Fatigues with High Fashion
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34
Eclectic Urbanite Catalogs
Eclectic Urbanite Catalogs
The Komakino Spring/Summer 2013 Collection is Sleek and Modern
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33
Sleek Air Force Editorials
Sleek Air Force Editorials
The 'Jetsaet' Euroman Magazine Shoot Has a Utilitarian Flair
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32
Luxuriously Militant Menswear
Luxuriously Militant Menswear
The Fasten Originate Axel Serine Editorial is Impeccably Tailored
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31
Dapper Punk Catwalks
Dapper Punk Catwalks
The Colcci Fall/Winter 2013 Collection Marries Classics with a Daring Edge
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30
French Revolution Menswear
French Revolution Menswear
The Alexis Mabille Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Combines Present & Past
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29
Vintage Militant Catwalks
Vintage Militant Catwalks
The Lou Dalton Fall/Winter 2012 Line is Army Couture
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28
Mod Military Fashion
Mod Military Fashion
The Yohiji Yamamoto 2010 Fall Collection Presents Some Disciplined Style
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Minimalist Militant Lookbooks
Minimalist Militant Lookbooks
The Neil Barrett Spring/Summer Pre-Collecton is Clean-Cut
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26
Militant Menswear Tailoring
Militant Menswear Tailoring
The MCQ Autumn/Winter 2012/2013 Men's Collection Boasts Sharp Looks
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25
Italian-Chic Lookbooks
Italian-Chic Lookbooks
The Aspesi A/W 2011 Collection is Elegantly Simple
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Killer Camo Couture
Killer Camo Couture
Sophnet Fall/Winter 2010 Features Military Menswear
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23
Stylish Soldier Outerwear
Stylish Soldier Outerwear
The Wire Big Hood Fishtail Parka Puts a New Twist on a Classic Style
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22
Civil War-Inspired Menswear
Civil War-Inspired Menswear
The Soulland AW11 Collection Features Remixed Military Styles
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21
Sullen Soldier Portraits
Sullen Soldier Portraits
Italo Gaspar Makes a Military Man Out of Andre Kherwald
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20
Military Streetwear Campaigns
Military Streetwear Campaigns
The 'Do You' Shoot by Nasty Pig Has Attitude
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Militant Officer Editorials
Militant Officer Editorials
The Blazej by Patryk Rosinski Portrait Series is Retro-Inspired
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18
Dapper Military Menswear
Dapper Military Menswear
Marc Jacobs Spring 2011 Has Elegant Twists on the Rough-Edged Army Look
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Militant Sports Equipment Accessories
Militant Sports Equipment Accessories
The 'SPOORT' FYI Magazine Editorial is Unconventional
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Manly Military Looks
Manly Military Looks
Jacob Sutton Shoots Soldier-Like Models for the Mixte Fall/Winter 2011 Issue
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15
Spring Military Fashions
Spring Military Fashions
The Nicholas K Spring 2011 Collection is Totally Badass
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14
Disciplined Military Menswear
Disciplined Military Menswear
The J Lindeberg AW10 Collection Sees 'The True North'
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13
Eccentric Gentleman Catalogs
Eccentric Gentleman Catalogs
Thom Browne's Latest Lookbook is a Fresh Take on Timeless Menswear
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12
Seaside Militant Lookbooks
Seaside Militant Lookbooks
The Espionage 2013 Spring/Summer Collection is Vintage-Inspired
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11
Militant Futurism Apparel
Militant Futurism Apparel
The Michal Mrzyglod 'Call of Duty' Lookbook Embodies Bold Utilitarianism
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10
Ornate Cadet Couture
Ornate Cadet Couture
The Parure Citizen K International Editorial is Military-Inspired
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9
Futuristic Army Apparel
Futuristic Army Apparel
The Boris Bidjan Saberi Fall/Winter 2012 Line is Military-Chic
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Militant Apocalypse Menswear
Militant Apocalypse Menswear
The Byungmun Seo Fall/Winter 2013 Collection is Army Inspired
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Militant Future-Ready Styles
Militant Future-Ready Styles
The Rad by Rad Hourani Fall/Winter 2012 Line is Fashion-Forward
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6
Darkly Militant Menswear
Darkly Militant Menswear
The Cellar 10 Men Photoshoot Features an All-Black Wardrobe
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5
Militant Sci-Fi Editorials
Militant Sci-Fi Editorials
The New World Order SID Fashion Story is Utilitarian
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4
Feminine Military Menswear
Feminine Military Menswear
The John Lawrence Sullivan Spring 2012 is Army-Inspired
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3
Bizarre Military Editorials
Bizarre Military Editorials
'War Hero' in Dazed & Confused Shows a Series of Fashionable Soldiers
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2
Futuristic Military Menswear
Futuristic Military Menswear
The Mugler 2013 F/W Collection Explores New Textiles
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1
Futuristic Lumberjack Menswear
Futuristic Lumberjack Menswear
The Asher Levine Fall/Winter 2012 Collection is Utilitarian
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