American Fashion Designer Thom Browne partners with Spanish professional football club Barcelona, providing the team’s off-field tailored and formalwear uniforms during the champions league and la liga away matches.
The team portrait, shot by Phil Poynter, features Barca’s players in Thom Browne’s classic tailoring paired with classic long wing shoes and fine cotton pocket squares.
It’s rigorous tailoring off the pitch for a club that exhibits rigorous perfection on it. – Thom Browne
Red and blue give way to medium grey as reigning La Liga Champions FC Barcelona trade their striped kits for Thom Browne’s made-to-measure classic flannel tailoring. Lionel Messi, Luis Suárez, Gerard Piqué, Samuel Umtiti, Ivan Rakitić and the rest of Barça’s stars gathered at ciutat esportiva, their training facility in sant joan despí, for the official squad picture. All players were photographed in hand tailored and fully canvased 3-roll-2 grey flannel jackets and trousers with backstrap detail and grosgrain heel guard at the cuffs, both featuring Brown horn buttons. Also featured with the classic thom browne uniform: cardigan vests in medium grey with intarsia 4-bar sleeve stripes, matching suiting fabric ties, and washed point collar oxford shirts. – from Thom Browne