Finding new menswear brands for your winter wardrobe can be tricky but we’re always on the hunt for them here at Coolector HQ and the latest one that has us sitting up and taking notice (and opening our wallets) is that of Australian L’alpina and their cracking line up of apparel that will add a touch of class and vibrancy to your wardrobe rotation over the next few months.
Australian L’alpina were founded in 1946 by Leardo Gabrielli, and the L’Alpina brand of clothing soon grew to dominate the fashionable tennis scene in the late 50s and early 60s and was seen as the benchmark for contemporary styling and practicality. Today, their awesome wares are no less impressive and popular and we’re big fans of their aesthetics here at Coolector HQ.
Check out our favourite pieces from Australian L’alpina below:
Crew Neck Logo Block Australian Sweatshirt – £79
This brilliant looking Australian L’alpina Sweatshirt (£79) has been a long serving ally to all sportsmen and women since it’s creation in 1920 by Benjamin Russell Jr., a football player for the University of Alabama. It is both incredibly versatile and multi-functional which saw it quickly adopted into all sports and eventually as casual wear.
This great looking piece of apparel from Australian L’alpina stays true to the sweatshirts’ roots. It is a traditional panelled design with a large Australian chest logo which boasts of the brand’s heritage and quality Italian production. It’s cotton-polyester blend gives it durability, breathability and above all comfort. (£79)
Red Court Turtleneck Sweatshirt – £99
A is for Australian L’alpina Red Court Turtleneck Sweater (£99) which will become a go-to layering piece this winter. A new addition to the Australian brand, with an eye on the past and a place in the present, this superb collection of apparel represents timeless style.
This classy looking turtleneck sweatshirt has retro taping on the sleeves from neck to cuff. The ribbed neck, cuffs and waist make for comfortable fit that hugs the body and the soft touch fabric makes for ultimate comfort. Inherit the style of the 1950’s, rock this piece with casual outfits on everyday occasions. Boasting an embroidered ‘A’ logo on chest, this turtleneck is styled and made in Italy. (£99)
Smash Hoodie Padded Windbreaker – £179
When the weather takes a turn for the worse over the next few months, you’re going to need a first line of defence in your wardrobe and this Australian L’alpina Smash Hoodie Padded Windbreaker (£179) would be a top pick of ours here at Coolector HQ. Crafted from 100% polyester, this cracking piece of outerwear has an ultra lightweight design, colour block design and, with this, you’ll be ready to take on the elements without sacrificing on style. (£179)
Hooded Sweatshirt with Heritage Taping – £95
Casually styled, this Australian L’alpina Hooded Sweatshirt with Heritage Taping (£95) boasts a generous hood, contrast drawcords at the neck and a pouch front pocket. As part of the brand’s taped collection, the hood is edged with our unique Australian heritage tape. Crafted from a Cotton Polyester blend with the signature Australian branding on the chest, this offers both effortless style and comfort. Some of the stand out features of this great looking hoodie includes a contemporary design for a classic retro brand, kangaroo logo on chest and each one is styled and Made in Italy. (£95)