It’s not about one season’s output, but rather the work you put in to becoming a brand. And below you’ll find the stories of five menswear designers that have arrived as proprietors of their own labels. Of late, almost everyone is eager to try their hand at producing a few pieces, picking out a font and calling themselves a brand, but these five have developed organically into fully-fledged labels over time – and they’ve relished the process. While the accolades have started to manifest, these five brands are far from finished. With that, here is the second in a series of seven features made possible by the new Heineken Star Bottle.