Gap will be debuting its new exclusive menswear collection of GQ’s Best New Menswear Designers in America on September 27th at select stores in seven countries include the U.S., Canada, China, Hong Kong, Japan and throughout Europe. In its 10th year, 5th with Gap, the 2016 collection features best-of-the-best All Stars who have gone on to build successful businesses.
This year’s designers include Michael Bastian, Saturdays NYC, John Elliott and Steven Allan. The collection for Gap will include tailored trousers, denim, overcoats, leather jackets classic tees and sweatshirts. Pricing starts at $18 USD and goes up to $595 USD.
“Gap is thrilled to celebrate this milestone and bring to life the visions of these talented designers,” said Wendi Goldman, executive vice president and chief product officer for Gap. “They are true All-Stars who have played an important role in shaping contemporary American style and we couldn’t be prouder to offer their signature takes on menswear with this new collection.”
“We wanted to make the 10th anniversary of this program feel like its own declaration, a snapshot of the state of American fashion,” added GQ editor-in-chief Jim Nelson. “We also wanted to make the clothes instantly wearable, easily attainable, and flat-out covetable. With these four exciting designers, and with Gap’s exceptional partnership, I think we hit the sweet spot.”