Etiqueta Negra is the Argentina based design house which has created a space for itself in the masculine sporty style. In fact they have had several collections in the equestrian and sporting style. They are launching a new men’s collection which has been inspired by classic cars and boun to connect with a majority of men. The Classic Cars Collection fratures casual wear such as sweaters, t-shirts, jeans, down vests and leather jackets characterized by clean lines and neutral colors – black, white and dark gray – with a touch of yellow in the detailing designed to evoke traditional motor racing livery.
The sporty and sleek pieces range in price from $40 to $1,200 for a leather motorcycle jacket.Federico Alvarez Castillo, the founder of the label himself is a car lover and an avid car collector. His passion for cars has played a central role in creating and establishing the brand Etiqueta Negra which means Black Label. They have consistently shown their commitment to impeccable craftsmanship and the highest quality fabrics from Pima cotton to fine denim, cashmere and merino.
They also sponsor a polo team in Argentina called Ellerstina. They have recently opened a store in New York where their entire range is available. They also offer a line of leather shoes designed exclusively for them by Casa Fagliano, the Argentina-based maker of Prince Charles’ bespoke polo boots. Prices for the princely boots start at $2,500