Perry Ellis International, which licenses Callaway Apparel, announced the debut of a premium apparel collection called “Tour Authentic.”
“We are excited to bring the exclusive Tour Authentic collection to market,” said Gregg Hemphill, Callaway Golf’s Senior Director Global Soft Goods and Licensing, in a press release.
“Tour Authentic’s upscale men’s golf apparel is appealing to all customers, whether or not they enjoy the game of golf, thanks to active styles that go far beyond the fairway.
“Callaway Apparel pledges innovation, quality, and performance, which have always been our core attributes.”
The Tour Authentic Collection, designed specifically for golfers, represents the best craftsmanship, materials, and technological innovation in the industry.
“We invested two years in product development researching the latest in fabric technologies and fabrication processes,” Lupe Benitez, Vice President of Design at Perry Ellis International said in a press release.
“This unique perspective enabled us to create an unparalleled luxury golf apparel collection that represents the perfect fusion of function and fashion”.
In addition, the company has announced that brand ambassador Talor Gooch will be donning the collection during the 2018 PGA Tour season.
Tour Authentic Polos
Created with the world’s most luxurious fabrics including Merino wool, 100% mercerized cotton and luxurious Japanese technical yarns.
The Tour Authentic polos are available in a variety of fashionable designs and patterns for the elite player seeking the best in form and function.
- Underarm pieced gusset allows for maximum range of motion, smooth set-on laser cut plackets, with ultrasonic hems, feature three powder-coated alloy buttons.
- Interlined self-collar creates a structured feel
- Moisture management works to keep you cool and dry by wicking away sweat, while UPF protects you from the sun’s damaging UV rays during a long day on the course
- Revolutionary sweat hiding technology helps inhibit sweat marks from showing on the outside of the polo
Tour Authentic 100% Cashmere Sweater
Designed to look good on the links or walking along city streets, the cashmere sweater pairs perfectly with the Tour Authentic polo to create an elegant, sporty style.
- 100% Long Staple Mongolian Cashmere. 15.5 micron, double ply represents the best grade in cashmere quality
- Long pile double thread allows the sweater to resist odors and maintain temperature control by insulating during coldweather and cooling during warm weather
- UPF protects the skin from damaging UV rays during a long day on the course
- Crafted with a ribbing around the bottom hem, sleeve cuffs, and V-neck, this lightweight, luxurious and soft golf sweater is the perfect layering piece on and off the course
- Four fashion-forward colors create the ideal look for both on and off the course
Tour Authentic Shorts and Trousers
Fusing artistic craftsmanship, luxurious materials, and technical innovation, the Tour Authentic shorts and trousers have superior details and performance features.
- Schoeller’s exclusive 3XDRY technology creates a water repellent fabric that causes liquids to bead up and drip away
- Moisture management technology wicks away moisture and perspiration away from the skin, allowing air to circulate throughout the lightweight fabric
- Inside gripper active flex waistband with belt loops provides all-around stretch for maximum range of motion, flexibility, comfort, and expansion for optimal feel and comfort
- Cotton/Nylon/Elastane blend provides a lightweight finish, optimal, easy care, and reduction of heat buildup
- An innovative slide snap fastening system takes place of the button closure, allowing for ease of open and close
- Hidden back zippered pocket allows for easy storage of small personal items
Credit: Callaway Golf