Norma Kamali to Create Line for Wal-Mart

Collection will include women's and children's wear, accessories, footwear and home items.

Norma Kamali, meet Wal-Mart.

In a deal via Cherokee Inc., Kamali will create an exclusive collection that will include women’s wear, children’s clothing, accessories, footwear and home items.

“My life dream has been to promote self-esteem for women and wellness for the entire family,” Kamali said. “Now I have the opportunity with Wal-Mart to create products that combine my design experiences with great value and innovative ideas to fulfill this dream. Through the Wal-Mart stores and Web site I can reach more people and affect more lives than in any other venue.”

For further coverage, see Thursday’s issue of WWD.