Alexander Wang, with his T collection for men, was named the winner of GQ’s annual Best New Menswear Designer in America award
All six nominated labels (T by Alexander Wang, Gant by Michael Bastian, Patrik Ervell, Warriors of Radness, Miller’s Oath, and Riviera Club)where treated to special PARTY, in New York last night where—before the winner was even announced—GQcreative director Jim Moore took a moment to single out Wang as someone he envisioned growing in the men’s business.
“He was doing T-shirts and hoodies, and when we approached him, he said, ‘Don’t you think it’s a little bit early on?’ ” Moore recalled. “I said no, I think you have the potential to be a great American menswear designer. It pushed him to expand his categories.”WOW GREAT KEEP THE GOOD WORK!!