• J Urtubey Menswear Collection Launch SS12
    J Urtubey’s debut Spring/Summer 2012 collection forms a mosaic of the sights and sounds from Juan Urtubey’s journeys to some of the most exotic corners of the world.
    Gathering inspiration from the intoxicating music and posh crowds of Ibiza to the sexy seaside of Punta del Este and the rolling hills of his hometown Cordoba, Argentina, the contemporary menswear collection embodies effortless sophistication.
    The tailored pieces can be mixed and matched to create unique full looks. Perfect for travel, the lightweight wool and silk suits are easily packable and the perfect travel partner for the worldly gentleman.
    J Urtubey was created to reflect the founding designer, Juan Urtubey’s lifestyle. The collection is comprised of pieces that can be mixed and matched, creating complete looks. The collection’s easy and refined style means it can seamlessly transition from work to play, party to travel. J Urtubey’s key elements are impeccable fit, luxurious fabrics, and rich colors. According to the designer, music is a big inspiration in his design process. Whether traveling to Ibiza, Punta del Este, or the South of France, music is always there influencing and creating a mood; a vibe. Urtubey believes that strong style is about confidence and the J Urtubey man has plenty of it.
    About the Designer
    Juan Urtubey, the President and Creative Director of J Urtubey, is the son of an art dealer father and a fashion icon mother. Naturally, his passion for high style started at a young age. After studying International Business and Relations at UADE, Universidad Argentina De La Empresa, he ventured into the fashion world serving as a Financial Planner for Marithe & Francoise Girbaud and Calvin Klein in Argentina.
    Juan’s fondness for travel began when he served as the international buyer for Wal Mart in Brazil and Argentina and traveled extensively throughout Asia. After moving to Miami in 1994, he began designing a high‐end furniture line, eventually opening his showroom “Earth”. As he mastered the art of creating furniture, Juan expanded his interests to interior design. Today, Juan owns an impressive roster of luxury hotels and acclaimed restaurants.
    The designer has extended his focus and creative energy to include, J Urtubey, a contemporary menswear line that reflects both his international lifestyle and his passion for design. His eponymous brand is designed for the established sophisticate who appreciates art, music and fashion.
  • Creative Director:  Joseph DeAcetis
  • Photographer:  Daphney Boutin
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