Since debuting in 2016, WORKSOUT has become one of Seoul’s ;eading streetwear store-fronts and retailers period. The success of being a town staple has ead the brand to some new business and location expansions. Newly located inside the recently-opened Ryse Hotel, is the three-story store connected to the hotels lobby. These alterations are contributed by architech Andrea Caputo, whom has an extensively list renovated brand store locations such as Nike, Carhartt and more.
The new location is half of the brands announcement, as the retailer also unveiled their 15-collaboration series. The string of collaborations sees WORKSOUT team up with 15 different partners for signature pieces that adorn the new store-front. Brands like Carhartt WIP, P.A.M., Sasquatchfabrix, Brain Dead, and more, join the roster of collaborators.
Mapo-gu, Yanghwa-ro 130
Seoul, South Korea
Take A Walk-Thru WORKSOUT Seoul Location Below!
• South Korean architect Moon Hoon’s latest concept has become yet another masterful reality and defies all conceptional thinking and design. Set on Jeju-Island, the house dubbed “Simple House” is anything but. The three-story house is curated as a stack of concrete blocks strategically placed to depict floating squares. Placed to overlook different parts of the home, this design is meant to give multiple angles of the landscape from an abstract POV.
In order to keep the building upright (the area is known for strong winds) there are several angled support structures that keep the building stable. At The request of the client, the desire for this design was for it to be “more showy and extravagant”. This design lives up to the desires and even puts a few components that were not expected.
…. More Views Of Moon Hoon’s ‘Simple House’ Below, ENJOY ….
• California based brand The North Face recently dropped their latest diffusion line called White Label. Previously releasing their Purple Label that was only available in Japan, the White Label collection is only available for the South Korea market. Compared to past offerings this collection is much more tailored & features a set of classic silhouettes using autumn color ways. A few items were collaborated with Harris Tweed while the remaining collection of outerwear including windbreakers & jackets with pointed breast pockets & high collar designs. With a small amount of further detail GoodGarbs will keep you updated on release dates.