MR PORTER.COM, the award-winning online destination for men’s style, will debut an eighteen piece collection of 5thanniversary exclusive essentials to celebrate and commemorate 5 years on February 18, 2016.
With origins in MR PORTER’s existing ‘The Essentials,’ the never-out-of-style everyday pieces that comprise the modern man’s wardrobe, the 5th anniversary essentials represent a curated assemblage of the world’s best products across prevailing and freshly-minted categories, all designed and inspired in the spirt of a grayscale aesthetic and MR PORTER’s signature branded black and white colorways.
These essentials, in collaboration with time-honoured brands, include: an A.P.C. long-sleeved black and white striped t-shirt; a black Boglioli hopsack blazer; a pair of white Common Projects Achilles sneakers with black insoles; a black and white polka dot Drake’s scarf; a white Gitman Vintage oxford shirt with black grosgrain trim; Jean Shop selvedge jeans with a black and white seam; blackJohn Lobb leather grain loafers with a white footbed; a black Lacoste polo shirt with white crocodile; a black with white lining London Undercover umbrella with a specially-dyed black wooden handle; and a Lock & Co bowler hat.
“5 years in the business, MR PORTER continues to inform, inspire, and cultivate the best in men’s wear from around the world. These eighteen essentials are representative of the scope, values and diversity of our product offering and they embody the way in which we work with our brands in celebrating and distinguishing the best and most essential pieces the world around.”
MR PORTER Managing Director, Mr Toby Bateman
Find the Pin and Win! – The MR PORTER Fifth Birthday Competition
MR PORTER will host a global competition titled Find the Pin and Win! which will include the chance for customers to win a $10,000 wardrobe to spend on MR PORTER. An animated bowler hat will be hidden amongst product pages across the pages of the fifth anniversary essentials, encouraging customers to find the pin to win. One global winner will be announced at the end of the competition.
by Arrnott Olssen
Editor Rogue Homme