From launching multiple successful restaurants and writing cookbooks to being a YouTuber and having a cookware line, there’s nothing Matty Matheson can’t do in the culinary world. Currently, you might know him from his ventures, Matty’s Patty’s Burger Club and Prime Seafood Palace, both located in the 6ix. But the chef has a new chapter in his life, which involves his own workwear label. The plan had been in the works for years and now its finally come to fruition.
Matty Matheson’s clothing line
The main intention behind the label, Rosa Rugosa, is to celebrate workwear items. Co-founded with designer Ray Natale, the line comprises of shirts (long and short sleeves), shorts, pants, and hats.
It’s an emphasis on the basics, with Matheson looking to avoid the fluff and stress of making choices when it comes to work attire for the culinary trade.
The line also features inclusive sizing, with shirts that run from small to four-XL. The prices for the collection’s items range from $65 to $230. Rosa Rugosa is based in Parkdale, with both the sewing factory and office space located in the neighbourhood.
You can take a look at the full collection on the website.
It’s not just restaurants and clothes that was keeping Matheson busy. He made an appearance on the hit series, The Bear, while also being a co-producer and consulting chef for the show. So if you haven’t caught the series yet, well, now there’s another reason to check it out.