Kim Jones, the British men’s wear designer, probably best known for his collaborations with Umbto, has been named creative director of Dunhill, and will give up his own label to focus on the brand.
Alongside his own collection Jones designs and works for a variety of companies, including Uniqlo, Topman, Umbro, producing Umbro by Kim Jones, Mulberry, Louis Vuitton, Hugo Boss and Iceberg. Kim works both as Stylist and Art Director for magazines including Dazed and Confused, Arena Homme Plus, Another Magazine, the New York Times T Style magazine, 10 Men, V Man, i-D magazine and Numero Homme with contributions to Fantastic Man. He has also contributed womenswear styling for V and POP magazines. The Face magazine had him as one of the top 100 influential people in fashion, at number 20.