Karl Lagerfeld For Macy’s Is Finally Online (Probably The Closest We’ll Get To Chanel For Awhile)
Karl Lagerfeld for Macy's Impulse Blouses THAT YOU CAN OWN, for $79 and $89 After seeing sketches for Karl Lagerfeld's capsule collection for Macy's Impulse back in July, we couldn't wait to actually get our hands on the stuff. Well, girls, the time is NOW: (more…)
The Sketches From Karl Lagerfeld’s Line For Macy’s Impulse Are Finally Here
Two of Karl Lagerfeld's sketches for his Macy's line With only a little over a month left until Karl Lagerfeld's capsule collection for Macy's Impulse hits stores, the details of the line have been shrouded in secrecy---until now. (more…)
Giambattista Valli To Follow Karl Lagerfeld In The Next Macy’s Designer Collaboration
Giambattista Valli and Mary Kate Olsen, wearing a dress of his design Save the date for October 26th! Bravo, Macy's. After seeing Matthew Williamson for Macy's in April, and Kinder Aggugini's line for them last February, we're thrilled to see Macy's choice for their next Impulse designer initiative: Giambattista Valli. The designer, who's eponymous line is known for its meticulously tailored evening dresses, will début his Macy's line in November. While Valli has a tough act to follow (Karl Lagerfeld's Macy's line hits stores this September), we can't wait to see his take on budget-friendly fashion. Want some good news while we all play the waiting game? Nearly all pieces from Matthew Williamson's line for Macy's are ON SALE. Shop it here now. For more news on designer collaborations, be sure to sign up for our newsletter.
2011 Fashion Collaborations To Watch Out For: Karl Lagerfeld For Macy’s, Jason Wu Nail Polish, More
February 7: Levi's chambray collection for Opening Ceremony. February 15: Macy's first collaboration ever - Kinder Aggugini for Macy's - hits stores and online. The UK designer's aesthetic has been described as "an unholy marriage between Coco Chanel & Sid Vicious." February 16: During his NY Fashion Week show, shoppers will vote on which looks end up in the Derek Lam for eBay capsule collection. February: This one is an editor's favorite. We are so excited for Loeffler Randall for Suno. March 13: Target reissues 34 bestselling dresses from 17 past designer collaborations. Think Zac Posen for Target, Tucker for Target, Rodarte for Target, Proenza Schouler for Target, Libertine, Alice Temperley, Erin Fetherston, and Tracy Feith for Target. March 15: UK Style by French Connection hits Sears stores. Spring: Marc by Marc Jacobs celebrates its 10 birthday with a Greatest Hits collection. Bestsellers will be brought out of retirement. April: Catherine Malandrino for Lacoste hits stores. April 14: H&M continues its eco-friendly streak with the H&M Conscious Collection, made with all eco-friendly and organic materials. April 20: Nobody does the clog trend better than Swedes. Today, Swedish Hasbeens for H&M hits stores. May 1: Jennifer Aniston's favorite beachy brand Calypso launches a capsule collection, Calypso St. Barth for Target. The ambitious line includes beauty, swimwear, kid's, jewelry, home and, of course, women's clothing. May 1: Nine West chose a CFDA winner for their latest collaboration - smart, huh? Sophie Theallet for Nine West hits today. May: After trying his hands at dolls and bridal, Jason Wu nail polish hits stores. The collection for CND includes colors like Miss Wu (a limestone-gray hue with a satin finish), Brigitte (a dirty rose), Veronica (a blood red) and Sophia (a dark mushroom). Fall: Fans of Brian Atwood rejoice when his affordable shoe collection with Jones Apparel hits. The line will expand to jewelry and handbags in 2012, and eventually sportswear and sunglasses, too. September: His last collaboration for H&M caused mass hysteria, so we're assuming Karl Lagerfeld for Macy's will be a pretty big deal this fall. The line even has a chic name - K Karl Lagerfeld. December: H&M launches eCommerce site.
Karl Lagerfeld Will Work His Magic On A Macy’s Capsule Collection
Karl Lagerfeld has announced his plans to launch a Macy's capsule collection in September to debut in 250 stores and online. The plan is part of a larger movement on Macy's part to feature inexpensive lines by established designers every two months, following with Kinder Aggugini, a well-known UK designer. Lagerfeld is no stranger to the collaboration arena, having signed on in 2004 for one of the first big-time collaborations with H&M, causing mass hysteria. Can't wait 'til September? Shop his less expensive line, K Karl Lagerfeld, now and deeply discounted Chanel at Portero: Follow the author of this post on Twitter @shefindseileen. Check out all of our sales and deals, plus even more fashion news, our list of online sample sales, and best find of the day picks.