Hien Le started working in the fashion industry at a very young age. After learning the trade in Berlin and Antwerp, he founded his own label in 2010 with a very celebrated show at Berlin Fashion Week. Since then, he has received both international acclaim and a multitude of awards for his designs. MORE
G OE T Z E fuses historical precedents of menswear with everyday aspects of contemporary masculinity. Based in Berlin, G O E T Z E draws upon the city’s intersection of unconventional lifestyle with elements extracted from art, design and leisure to develop and craft each collection.
Michael Sontag sees his work as an entity. Therefore, he prefers not to define his fashion as a collection, but rather as his general “work.” Sontag sees his production process as fluent. Designs which have never been drawn come to life on mannequins through Sontag’s drapery work.
Christopher Shannon Menswear began in 2008, with a vision of moving British menswear on from its legacy of fine tailoring and a mission to create modern, relevant garments drawing on diverse references. The label is stocked by trend-leading stores around the world, such as Selfridges, H Lorenzo and Tom Greyhound. Founder Christopher Shannon is a graduate of Central St Martins MA Menswear course, where he was awarded a scholarship under the late, great Professor Louise Wilson. Shannon was the recipient of the inaugural BFC/GQ Designer Menswear Fund. He has been shortlisted for the Emerging Menswear Award at the British Fashion Awards and LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize, and has been involved in the innovative MAN, NEWGEN and Fashion Forward sponsorship schemes.