BY Seules

  • May 2, 2017
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KARL LAGERFELD AND VILEBREQUIN TO LAUNCH SUMMER 2017 CAPSULE COLLECTION The collaborative collection reinterprets iconic beach styles  with KARL’s signature touch. 
KARL  LAGERFELD and Vilebrequin,  the renowned French swimwear brand from St-Tropez, are pleased to announce their collaboration for a Summer 2017 capsule collection. The limited-edition collection of eight items includes men’s and women’s swimwear, beachwear and beach accessories. The collection will be available worldwide at select KARL LAGERFELD stores and Vilebrequin Thailand stores in May 2017. 
Inspired by iconic Rivieras and coastlines, the collection is grounded in a vibrant blue hue, offset by pops of crisp white and black. The men’s offering includes a polo shirt and two styles of swim shorts: one fitted with a flat-belt waist, and the other inspired by classic ‘70s silhouettes. The women’s offering features a bikini, a tunic and swim shorts. The collection is furthercomplemented by a beach towel and a zip-top clutch. 
The  designs  reflect  Vilebrequin’s  love  for  the “endless  summer,” fused  with  KARL LAGERFELD’s signature aesthetic that’s sophisticated, modern and cool. Prices range from THB 3,000to THB 11,000.
Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld is globally renowned for his cutting-edge, aspirational and relevant approach to style. Under his creative direction, the KARL LAGERFELD fashion house  is  rooted  in  a  DNA  that’s  accessible-luxe  and  cool;  its  signature  aesthetic combines timeless classics with a modern, rock-chic edge.
KARL  LAGERFELD’s  portfolio  includes  ready-to-wear  for  men  and  women,  childrens wear, bags and small leather goods. Additional collections include watches, eyewear, footwear,  perfumes,  candles  and  fashion  jewellery. In  2016  the  company  launched KARL  LAGERFELD  PARIS  which  brings  Parisian-inspired  styles  to  North  America.The brand also introduced bridal fine jewellery and will launch a men’s tailored collection in North America in 2017. 
KARL  LAGERFELD’s  expanding  network  includes  over  80  mono-brand  points  of  sale worldwide, plus a premium wholesale presence in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The  global  women’s  flagship  store  on  KARL.COMreaches  96  countries  and  reflects KARL LAGERFELD’s expertise in engagement through digital innovation.
Vilebrequin has always cultivated a spirit of refinement and fantasy, staying true to the casual charm upon which the house was founded in St-Tropez more than 40 years ago. Durable  and  always  in  fashion,  Vilebrequin  swimsuits  have  become  a  point  of reference for generations of fathers and sons. Now, Vilebrequin is further expanding its role as ambassador for  the  art  of living around  the  beach  with a women’s  line  that includes swimwear, ready-to-wear, and accessories —as always, focused on making summer last all year long.