THOMAS PINK opened the doors to their third store in the Gateway Arcade in Harbour City recently. This latest 616 square foot store dedicated to menswear provides the perfect platform for the exclusive collection for The British & Irish Lions 125th anniversary Tour to Australia in 2013 which Thomas Pink are the Official outfitters for.
The store includes key brand features the red hunting jacket made famous by Mr. Pink, the eighteenth century London tailor which the brand is named after, as well as a model of the Cheeky Fox, a reminder of Tailor Pink's tradition of excellence, scrupulous attention to detail, exclusive fabric and exquisite craftsmanship - carried on today in Thomas Pink's meticulously crafted shirts.
As the Official Outfitter for The British & Irish Lions 125th anniversary Tour to Australia in 2013, Thomas Pink has created an exclusive menswear Collection to mirror the Lions formal wear. Thomas Pink will provide the finest players of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales with the official formalwear looks for the tour including the emblematic blazer, tie and unique evening wear that epitomizes the British style of the iconic Jermyn Street based shirt maker.
Thomas Pink have also recently announced their appointment as the official formal wear supplier to the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union’s (HKRFU) men’s and women’s teams, the Cathay Pacific / HSBC Hong Kong Sevens and a proud sponsor of the domestic rugby Senior League Competitions.
David Reid, Managing Director of Melchers (HK) Ltd, Thomas Pink's franchise partner in Hong Kong, said, 'This latest expansion of Thomas Pink demonstrates the brand's international appeal in meeting the sartorial needs of the well-dressed men in Hong Kong.'
Thomas Pink will provide the finest players of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales with the official formalwear looks for the tour including the emblematic blazer, tie and unique evening wear that epitomizes the British style of the iconic Jermyn Street based shirt maker. Signature items include: a velvet smoking jacket, vintage print merino wool and silk scarf as well as stocking fillers such as gold plated cufflinks, socks, ties and boxers.
Jonathan Heilbron, Chief Executive of Thomas Pink explained that collaborating with the
Lions, who play a historic game in Hong Kong on 1st June 2013 against the infamous Barbarians FC followed by 9 games in Australia, would ensure a wardrobe reflecting shared values of a passion for rugby and a desire for excellence, along with over a century of history and heritage.
The British & Irish Lions wardrobe for 2012 features an official Tour blazer and evening jacket “No. 1s and No.2s” in Lions’ speak‐ as well as casuals for downtime between matches, training, travel and official functions. Accessories are plentiful in the collection including boxers, socks, ties and checked shirts. Deemed appropriate with the Lions’ Tour celebrating their 125th Anniversary, the collection adds subtle touches with the 125th logo, to add that something extra for the occasion.