Topman presents Private views

TOPMAN partners with Model and artist Sang Woo Kim to showcase its LUX AW16 collection


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An example of forward thinking menswear, TOPMAN LUX is defined by intricate detailing and directional shapes. Wardrobe staples are re-imagined and re-worked using technical fabrics to create a collection of modern pieces crafted using innovative and contemporary design principles. Collections are updated to include trend focussed pieces which continue to adhere to the brands clean and contemporary design focus. The 13 piece LUX collection will launch on the 20th October and is part of the TOPMAN Private Labels* offering.

As part of the launch of LUX AW16, TOPMAN introduces the second instalment from its Private Views series. The series of lms explores originality and creativity through the lens of four emerging taste-makers who each dress in one of the Private Labels. The series delves into and navigates through the unique lives of these young creatives and identi es the original ways in which they approach style.

For the second instalment of Private Views, TOPMAN teams up with Sang Woo Kim to introduce the AW16 LUX collection. Renowned for his own personal style as well as his rising modelling career – the Korean born, British raised ne art student guides us through his style and his artwork. The lm gives us insight into Sang’s life away from the lens as we’re given access into his home and art studio and discover his creative in uences.

Appearing in countless street style articles Sang’s personal style is perfectly suited to this seasons LUX offering which takes on a more technical direction. In the lm, Sang Woo can be seen wearing key styles including a sports inspired concealed collar bomber and matching pinstriped co-ord jogger. Sang also wears a zip through shirt in khaki as well as a longline duster coat teamed with a crisp white shirt for a more formal look. For AW16 garments are intended to be transitional and interchangeable.

Lux, the second instalment in the Private Views series will be released on 20th October. The AW16 LUX collection will also be available to buy in selected stores and online at Prices range from £30 – £130.

*Private Labels is a collection of in-house designed collections consisting of AAA launching on the 10th November, LTD launching on 17th November, Premium and LUX.

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