GOTTEX, the iconic swimwear label, was established in Israel in 1956. From its origin, GOTTEX has been synonymous with luxury, glamour and quality, providing opulence and modernity, which has extended to its contemporary activewear and sportswear brand, X by Gottex, founded in 2015. The result: cool, easy, sporty with a New York aesthetic.
The GOTTEX label instantaneously distinguished itself as a top high-end brand, carried in the most elite retailers in 70 countries around the world. X By Gottex brings the same level of style and luxury to the contemporary activewear and sportswear markets worldwide.
Qing Huang started his career in Shanghai with Neo-Concept, a women’s fashion group directly serving major fashion retailers in the U.S. and European markets, and later, worked for ME&CITY, a widely popular brand in China. Huang moved to New York to continue his studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology, where he worked for the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Funds Award Finalist Ohne Titel. Currently, Huang is the sportswear designer for X by Gottex where he combines high fashion with activewear to create stylish and contemporary athleisure with modern features.
Maeum Han’s love for art blossomed during her studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology where her passion ignited her desire to combine art with fashion. After graduation, Han worked with New York-based fashion designer Jill Stuart, followed by a position as Assistant Designer for Sea New York. As the activewear designer for X by Gottex, she is breathing new life into activewear and inundating the market with her fresh ideas that fit effortlessly into the woman on-the-go lifestyle.