To mark the 15th anniversary of INVINCIBLE®, Carhartt WIP has collaborated with the Taiwanese retailer and brand to create a 7-piece capsule collection, which pursues the idea of constant evolution and reinvention of time-honored classics.
For this collaboration, INVINCIBLE® has worked with the Japanese designer Shinsuke Nakada, who is known for work that excavates elements of classic Americana while also reinterpreting brands’ DNA to offer fresh perspectives. The collection sees Nakada parlay Carhartt WIP’s utilitarian archetypes into a series of garments that take inspiration from outdoor gear and Taiwan’s shrimp fishing culture.
Throughout the collection, garments carry a loose, wide fit, as well as functional outdoor-inspired elements, such as synthetic twill fabrics, multi-pocket construction and mesh linings. The classic Chore Coat, for example, has been reimagined with a detachable hood and two rear patch pockets with hammer loop detailing — a nod to the brand’s work pants. The coat’s front four-pocket construction is further complemented by zip-pocket detailing taken from the brand’s Michigan Coat. The Double Knee Pant, meanwhile, has been reworked in a looser silhouette, with adjustable tie detailing at the waist and leg opening, as well as an iPhone-sized tool pocket.
These signature elements repeat throughout the collection, in the form of a relaxed shirt jacket with sleeve pocket detailing; a crewneck sweatshirt and hooded sweatshirt, both bearing a kangaroo pouch with discrete phone storage; and a pocket t-shirt. Each item places an emphasis on silhouette and ease-of-use. The selection of products is rounded out by a bucket hat with a single snap-button pocket. Each item features Carhartt WIP’s woven square label, accented by embroidery that represents INVINCIBLE®’s tornado logo.
Carhartt WIP Pavilion KL is located at Level 5, L5.14 of Pavilion Mall Kuala Lumpur.
Please follow the standing sign and line direction (highlighted in orange) shown on the map. This is the only allocated place for line-up for the launch.
The store will open at 10am. Staff will start to distribute admission tickets at 10:05AM from the standing sign following the line accordingly.
If a line is formed, customers standing in line are not allowed to replace their place with another person or use other forms/ objects as placeholders to secure a spot. If a customer decides to leave the line, please re-lineup at the back of the line. Our staffs reserve the right to deny service or entry at anytime for any reason.
Carhartt WIP reserves the rights to alter, add or correct sales guidelines and mechanisms at any time without notice. Please refer to the latest update from the shop staff.
If a customer’s action results in violation of the rights of other people or store, our staffs have full authority to deny customer entry and purchase rights.
INVINCIBLE® 15TH ANNIVERSARY WITH SHINSUKE NAKADA LAUNCH DETAILS:
Release date :
04th March’23 (Saturday)
Available silhouette :
Chore Coat, Double Knee Pant, Long Sleeve Shirt, Sweatshirt, and Pocket T-Shirt.
Carhartt WIP Store, Pavilion KL. L5.14, Level 5, Pavilion KL, Jln Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur.
(+60) 3-2110 2558