Designer Collaboration Archive

BoF Exclusive | Victoria Beckham Partners With Target

NEW YORK, United States — Victoria Beckham celebrated two five-year milestones in 2016. This year marked five years since the birth of her daughter Harper and five years since the birth of her playful second line, Victoria, Victoria Beckham. So it seems natural that the two would serve as points of inspiration for her latest project, a limited-edition collection for Target set to launch April …

Cancel All Your Fall Plans Just So You Can Lounge Around in These Everlane x Opening Ceremony Sweaters

Slipping on your coziest sweater is the best way to welcome Fall. Of course getting comfy also means we’re that much more inclined to stay indoors. But rest easy — it appears Everlane and Opening Ceremony have come up with a plan to help us binge-watch Netflix in style by creating 13 cashmere essentials, from cardigans to sweaters. The collection, which launches Oct. 13, has …

Gigi Hadid Single-Handedly Made Your Favorite Childhood Sneakers Look Cool Again

Is the reign of the Stan Smith really, truly over? One look at Gigi Hadid’s sneakers may confirm so. The model stepped out in Paris rocking a pair of sleek, cushy trainers, and upon closer inspection, we realized they were a pair of Reeboks. Gigi even took to her Snapchat to give a shoutout to the brand, spotlighting their partnership for the #PerfectNever movement, which …

The Vetements Effect

PARIS, France — For its Spring/Summer 2017 runway collection, shown in Paris department store Galeries Lafayette during couture week, Vetements collaborated with no less than 17 brands, from Brioni and Manolo Blahnik, to Levi’s and Comme des Garçons, to Champion and Juicy Couture. Vetements’ ability to attract such a wide array of partners, many of them specialists in their domain, attests to its rapid ascent …

Why A.P.C. Invested in Outdoor Voices

NEW YORK, United States — Jean Touitou doesn’t consider himself an investor, per se. And yet, he has long supported the work of young talent, helping his stable of designers — including Jessica Ogden, Vanessa Seward and Louis Wong — establish their own labels within the A.P.C. universe. In October 2015, Touitou joined a group of traditional venture capitalists, including General Catalyst and Forerunner Ventures, …