Building on its journey to “carry on the tradition”, Albino & Preto has now teamed up with the iconic Japanese anime series, Mobile Suit Gundam Wing, for his latest collaborative collection. Celebrating the flagship franchise of the mecha genre, the special lineup includes Heero Yuy’s XXXG-01W Wing Gundam and OZ-13MS Gundam Epyon, also piloted by Yuy and later donated to Zechs Merquise.
Albinos & Preto Mobile Suit Gundam Wing The collection is led by the Wing Gundam and Gundam Epyon uniform gi offerings that feature the series’ iconography and graphic displays of mobile suits. The kimono dops are made with an ultra-durable 450gsm cotton bead weave with patches on the back and left shoulder, as well as embroidery on the chest and A&P Mark logos on the right sleeve. While A&P’s exclusive canvas novo-trousers are similarly decorated with Mobile Suit Gundam Wing title cards on the right leg, mobile suit serial numbers embroidered on the left ankle, and embroidered A&P branding. Each style of gi comes with a carrying bag branded with the head of Wing Gundam and Gundam Epyon.
The lightweight, quick-drying rash guard and shorts, designed for stretch training, feature solid blue sleeves and black body sections. Wing Gundam appears on the side panels, along with various logos and a special A&P Mark pattern to complete the details. The collection also includes a selection of graphic t-shirts, which includes Wing Gundam and Gundam Epyon Logo t-shirts, A&P Mark Wing Gundam and Gundam Epyon Mark t-shirts and Wing Gundam Zero and Gundam Epyon Model t-shirts.
Finally, to complete the collection, the latest Albino & Preto team up with the pioneers of Nepalese Tibetan rug weaving, Noreen Seabrook. The duo came together on a quality handmade A&P logo mat (4 feet by 4’6″ in length) that features the head of the Wing Gundam with A&P branding below.
Take a look at the Albino & Preto Mobile Suit Gundam Wing collection above and shop the lineup when it releases Aug. 10 at 11 a.m. PDT on the A&P website.
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