Designer and founder of , Jace Lipstein, brought his designs to the runway for the fifth time to showcase the lifestyle brand’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection on July 14th at the W New York (541 Lexington Avenue) in Manhattan. Grungy Gentleman’s fifth menswear runway show rebelled against traditional showcases by combining elements of surprise, cultural variety and high-profile partnerships. Notable collaborations included five styles of Grungy Gentleman x Timberland footwear and twenty Grungy Gentleman x Mitchell & Ness hats. Microsoft installed an Xbox lounge for influencers to visit before and after the show, as well as livestreaming the runway to their Fifth Avenue flagship store. Additionally, NIVEA Men provided NIVEA Men creme for the models and gift bags for attendees. Sunglasses was provided by Maui Jim. Hair and makeup was provided by New York Institute of Beauty.
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Grungy Gentleman continually combines design with applied creativity. Beyond a fashion label, the company doubles as an agency equipped with the expertise to consult and converge sports, fashion, and entertainment into one innovative culture. Each piece looks to suit and inspire the man who is bold, brilliant, passionate and has fierce taste. By pairing such motivations with a stylistic finesse of masculine simplicity, the brand has found shining praise and renowned following from top names in the sports, music and entertainment industries.
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