October 22, 2019 - TOKYO – Driven by an extensive knowledge of textile manufacturing and fused with signature characteristics of minimal yet highly functional designs, Japanese technical outdoor apparel brand Goldwin, today proudly presents its Fall/Winter 2019 Collection. The extensive, highly versatile collection is delineated by Ski, Outdoor, Athletic C3fit and Lifestyle assortments designed for active people living active lives.
Encompassing essential garments for cold weather activities like alpine skiing, mountaineering, hiking, and running, Goldwin’s newest offering actively connects outdoor and urban adventure with a distinct fashion sensibility deeply rooted nature. By utilizing Goldwin’s state-of-the-art Kodenshi Down to maximize warmth and premium textiles like Gore-Tex® for durable waterproof / breathable performance, Goldwin launches an assortment of technical midlayer and outerwear garments that eliminate environmental weather barriers between user and activity.
Delivering sophisticated styling, versatility and technical performance for alpine skiing, the new Arris Jacket and Arris Pant is the signature product in Goldwin’s Ski Collection and the official uniform of Austria’s Snow Sports Academy ski instructor training school. Constructed with durable Gore-Tex® 3L fabric to offer excellent waterproof and breathable protection from the elements, the Arris Jacket features an innovative 3D design with minimal seams for unrestricted mobility and freedom of movement. Equipped with waterproof zippers, underarm ventilation, and thoughtful pocket placement, the Arris Jacket also features a detachable powder skirt that joins jacket and pant for one-piece protection.
Wildly versatile and designed for a variety of physical outdoor pursuits, Goldwin’s new Ascend Jacket marries functionality and form to create a jacket that promptly responds to unexpected situations and weather conditions. Featuring a streamlined design that eliminates zippers and pocket flaps for convenient access, the jacket’s feature set is thoughtfully patterned to avoid interference with backpack straps and other gear. Highly functional and highly refined, the details are in the simplicity of this premium garment.
Showcasing expert knowledge from the athletic field, Goldwin’s new C3fit technology (Compression, Conditioning, Comfort) incorporates technical compression gear for active and athletic pursuits. The new Inspiration Long Tight allows for improved performance during high output activities with compression for enhanced care and recovery post workout. Perfect for highput aerobic pursuits and fitness training, the simple design and smart seam construction of the Inspiration Long Tight combine a comfortable fit with the benefits of compression to create a perfect tight for active lifestyles.
The signature garment in Goldwin’s FW19 Lifestyle Collection is the waterproof and insulated Gore-Tex® Hooded Spur Down Coat. Sleek and classically tailored, it features a unique down construction for luxurious warmth, and the elaborate 3D design keeps the jacket slim and non-bulky while the innovative down-filled neck tube guarantees functional warmth with sophisticated styling. Simple, sharp, and highly versatile for city adventures, this coat redefines technical urban elegance.
Available for purchase at Goldwin’s new flagship retail store in San Francisco opening in mid-November and through select stockists in North America, Goldwin’s entire Fall 2019 collection is also available for purchase on its own website.
Based in Tokyo, GOLDWIN Inc. was founded in 1951 as a manufacturer of knit fabric. In 1963, when the Goldwin name was first used, the company was focused on creating premium sportswear. A key turning point for GOLDWIN Inc. was the 1964 Tokyo Olympic games as the company’s apparel was worn by 80% of Japan’s gold medalists; athletes in sports as wide ranging as gymnastics, volleyball and wrestling. As GOLDWIN Inc. continued to establish their own brand, they also developed relationships with leading sportswear brands from around the world including The North Face, Helly Hansen, Ellesse, Speedo and more. Today GOLDWIN Inc. creates leading products thanks to their R&D Center, TECH LAB and their ability to create innovative technologies.