Engineered Garments has arrived for the season, with designer Daiki Suzuki utilising nostalgic workwear elements and pairing them with a decluttered utilitarian inclinations. Each garment undergoes a process of deconstruction and re-appropriation building unique and original garments a hint of respect to their traditional counterparts. Just as much respect goes into the manufacturing as the design with each piece crafted from premium materials in New York.
This season’s outerwear selections sees the addition of the TF Jacket with the constructed classic American varsity silhouette wrapped in a Dark Navy Velveteen paired with tonal navy detailing. The Pathfinder Jacket takes on a new inception this season with the Olive Nyco Ripstop accented with Khaki 11W Corduroy and added sense of utility with numerous functional pockets. Some of Engineered Garments’ signature classics are added to the mix with the Bedford Jacket in Khaki 11W Corduroy, Navy Nyco Reversed Sateen, and Olive Double Cloth. All of this before adding the BDU Jacket with the ‘Jungle Jacket’ utility pockets, and hidden button placket wrapped in Khaki Chino Twill.
Shirting selections keeping us covered with the workwear influenced Work Shirts in Blue Cone Chambray, Plaid Flannel, and White Oxford. Each of the workwear styled garments take on heavy duty fabrics with button close asymmetric pockets, and reinforced patch elbows. The 19th Century Button Downs are as classic as it gets, with button down collar, single chest pocket, and signature rounded high curve hem across Navy and White Oxfords.
Keeping things uniform, this season’s selections of Fatigue Pants come to us matched with their Bedford counterparts in Khaki 11W Corduroy, Navy Nyco Reversed Sateen, and Olive Double Cloth. Again keeping with re-appropriation, each pair takes queues from traditional military field pants with dual entry front pockets, button down back pockets, zip fly, and side cinches to finish it all off. Not forgetting accessories, Engineered Garments deliver a series of Shoulder Pouches in Check Microfiber, Olive Double Cloth, and Striped Activecloth sitting alongside their Plaid Flannel Long Scarf.
This season’s selections from Engineered Garments are now available in store at our Level 1/15 McKillop Street store as well as online. For a closer look at the full range, along with all of the finer details continue reading after the jump.Read More