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One of Metro's menswear designers to watch hails from LA. To promote the British Fashion Council's latest NewGen Men winners, the UK publication spotlighted the coveted award's previous recipients, which include Shaun Samson, aka the San Diego native behind these zany tops inspired by Mexican blankets. Splitting his time between LA and London, Samson is a favorite at the BFC's London Show Rooms showcase, which graces our city twice a year. [Metro; Previously; Previously]