Colin Woodford, LLC

Marin county, CA, April 2nd, 2012 -

Colin Woodford, a seasoned menswear designer who has worked behind the scenes
for several top name brand companies has launched a new category in menswear
called the Date shirt TM which is sold exclusively online at
The shirts, made in luxury quality cotton with hand drawn exotic and elegant floral prints
"Gives men of all ages an alternative to the suit or the T-shirt to wear for dating and
special occasions," says the Marin based designer. "I want to convey an essence of
exotic mystery in my fabrics."  Colin, originally trained as a tailor, has also created a
new flattering cut for his trans-seasonal shirts which is neither baggy nor tight and
minimizes the midsection and enhances the shoulders. launched in February of this year with a capsule collection
of printed Date shirts based on the Japanese art of Ikebana, the arranged flower.
A self-described romantic, Colin Woodford was born in Japan and raised in Singapore,
and grew up during a time of great cultural blending and modernization in art, music,
and cuisine. His future plans include offering many more print collections based on his
years of exposure to many cultures and to eventually add all clothing categories,
adhering to his company slogan "clothing to live in, to love in."

Colin Woodford’s clients have included prestigious international menswear companies
such as Ermenegildo Zegna, Paul & Shark, and Country Road Australia. His long list
of recognizable American clients include such names as Banana Republic, L.L. Bean,
The North Face, Levi’s Dockers, The Orvis Co., Woolrich, J.L. Powell, Simms Fishing,
Nordstrom, and many more.

                                          Photo's by Stephanie Mohan  -  Francesco Cura, Actor/Model

Press inquiries contact:
Contact the designer:
Phone: 415-458-8771

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