Richard Nicoll on second album syndrome and his admiration for mavericks. Interview by Carla Seipp.

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Dear Diane and Shaded Viewers,

It's only been Richard Nicoll's second season in the arena of menswear, but already the designer has carved out his own niche of slick urbanite dressing.

As with his offerings for womenswear, there is a geometric precision and understated elegance to his creations, but the same time Nicoll isn't afraid to push his customer towards neon pops of colour and Pollock-esque prints