Simply as Legent has pushed the boundaries of bourbon, this one-of-a-kind jacket redefines denim, a traditional American staple, utilizing the best whiskey-hued Japanese woven material. Produced on outdated shuttle looms in Okayama and reduce and sewn within the USA, the birthplace of blue denims, the Bourbon Selvedge Denim Jacket is as distinctive because the bourbon that impressed it. Every jacket is hand numbered and out there for a restricted time on ToddSnyder.com and at Todd Snyder retail places in New York Metropolis for $248 USD.
“I’ve been touring forwards and backwards to Japan for many years drawing inspiration from the dynamic folks, tradition and trend,” says Todd Snyder. “It has been so fascinating to see how American developments have been tailored and re-interpreted in Japan, like denim, and vice versa, with Japanese developments within the U.S. I’m honored to work alongside Legent to deliver to life two cultures by means of high quality craftsmanship.”
Since launching in 2019, Legent has modified the panorama of the bourbon class. A product of two whisk(e)y legends, Legent is expertly distilled by Fred Noe, seventh-generation Grasp Distiller of Jim Beam, bourbon’s pioneering household, and artfully blended by Shinji Fukuyo, fifth-ever Chief Blender of Suntory, the founding home of Japanese whisky. The award-winning bourbon* brings collectively the perfect of the East and West in contrast to every other, leading to a wonderfully balanced but complicated and layered whiskey with a shiny, easy, unexpectedly lengthy end.
“As a model that’s rooted in breaking traditions and redefining traditional American staples, we’re thrilled to collaborate with Todd Snyder on this modern denim wearable,” stated Jon Marks, Model Director of Tremendous Premium Whiskies at Beam Suntory. “Todd’s mastery of premium denim and experience in mixing Japanese craft with American fashion make him the proper match for this partnership.”
Legent is on the market in 750mL (47% abv / 94 proof) in choose markets all through america and through on-line retailers together with Drizly for a steered retail worth of $34.99 USD. Drizly first time customers can get $5 off their first buy with code LEGENT5 at check-out**.
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About Legent Bourbon:
Launched in 2019 by Beam Suntory, Legent™ Bourbon is a masterful collaboration between two celebrated whisk(e)y legends; expertly distilled by Fred Noe, seventh-generation Grasp Distiller of Jim Beam, bourbon’s pioneering household, and artfully blended by Shinji Fukuyo, fifth-ever Chief Blender of Suntory, the founding home of Japanese whisky. A primary-of-its-kind, distinctive innovation that begins as a Kentucky Straight Bourbon with Beam Suntory’s traditional household recipe and is aged in wine and sherry casks earlier than being blended with extra Kentucky Straight Bourbon, leading to a wonderfully balanced but complicated and layered whiskey that’s really extraordinary. Please go to legentbourbon.com or observe alongside @legentbourbon for extra info and cocktail recipes.
About Todd Snyder:
Since launching his eponymous label in 2011, Todd Snyder has infused his love for New York Metropolis into the DNA of his model, redefining how trendy American males can current themselves to the world in fashionable, sudden methods. From bespoke tailoring to modern capsule collections, Todd’s creations present that good fashion could be attainable and even playful. He resides on the slicing fringe of trend retail and is all the time searching for sudden methods to push artistic boundaries, as seen by means of modern capsule collections and limited-edition designs with manufacturers together with Champion, New Steadiness, Timex, Moscot, Moby’s, and FJ Firm. Todd serves as a mentor for the following era of designers at his alma mater, Iowa State College the place he works intently with rising expertise by means of the label’s sturdy internship program.
The Todd Snyder New York ﬂagship retailer and his second location, Todd Snyder on the Liquor Retailer, have been hailed as modern retail and life-style hubs by The New York Occasions, New York Journal, GQ and others, solidifying the model’s standing as a go-to buying vacation spot for trend insiders and sharp dressers worldwide. Beforehand, Todd held main roles at Polo Ralph Lauren, The Hole and J.Crew. As head of menswear at J.Crew, he created the J. Crew Liquor Retailer in New York Metropolis, a ﬁrst-of-its-kind idea providing a curated collection of attire and life-style merchandise. He has additionally been acknowledged 4 instances by the CFDA as a Menswear Designer of the Yr nominee and was a CFDA/Vogue Vogue Fund ﬁnalist. Todd is at present primarily based in New York Metropolis and has three daughters.
*John Barleycorn Spirits Awards (Gold Medal, 2019), New York Worldwide Spirits Awards (Gold Medal, 2019), The American Whiskey Masters (Grasp’s Award, 2020), San Francisco World Spirits Awards (Gold Medal, 2020), Sip Awards (Gold Medal, 2020), Denver Spirits Competitors (Silver Medal, 2020), Wine Fanatic (“92” and “Finest Purchase” in Wine Fanatic June/July 2020), Worldwide Wine and Spirits Competitors (Silver Medal 92 factors, 2020), London Spirits Competitors (Bronze Medal, 2020), Worldwide Spirits Problem (Gold Medal, 2020) and Bartender Spirits Awards (Silver Medal, 2020).
**Drizly First time customers solely. Topic to relevant legislation, supply legitimate for $5 off your order complete or your transport price or supply price. Consists of orders of non-alcoholic objects. Expires 12/31/2020. Accessible in AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, IL, KY, MD, NY, OR, RI, TN, and WY.
Legent™ Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Partially Completed in Wine & Sherry Casks, 47% Alc./Vol. ©2020 Legent Distilling Co., Clermont, KY.
SOURCE Beam Suntory