The King of the Jacket, Thomas Wee
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Thomas Wee is a Singaporean fashion designer who has worked in the industry for over 4 decades. He is known for his masterful workmanship, cutting edge 3D forms and perfectly tailored suits.
After building several high-end fashion labels serving South-East Asia’s elite, the “King of the Jacket” took to teaching fashion design and pattern drafting for 11 years, and eventually made a sensational comeback at the Audi Fashion Festival Singapore 2008.
his childhood in colonial Singapore
how his career began against all odds
the Japanese concept of building a premium brand
being a self-taught, lifelong learner
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Video directed by Adam Moorhead and edited by Dylan Tevardy-O’Neil.