Primary influence: Alexander McQueen
Lesser influences: Jean Paul Gaultier, Balmain, Etro
Favored colors: Black & gold, deep jewel tones
Trends: Lush patterned blazers and suit capes. Common elements include embroidery, leather, velvet, and cotton. Darian’s designs are typically divided between the more somber turn of the 20th century English gentleman look, and the Cult of Beauty dandyism that Libertine Ltd. is known for.