TOMMY BAGS IT: As part of underwriting the inaugural CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund “Americans in Paris” showcase, Tommy Hilfiger has partnered with the 10 participating designers to create canvas tote bags inspired by the “Americans in Paris” theme. The limited edition totes are by Billy Reid, Eddie Borgo, Prabal Gurung, Simon Spurr, Sophie Théallet, Ohne Titel, George Esquivel, Gregory Parkinson, Monique Péan and Pamela Love. The totes will be sold at Tommy Hilfiger flagships in New York, Paris, London and Milan, as well as tommy.com and japan.tommy.com. Priced at $98 in the U.S. and 98 euros in Europe, 100 percent of net profits will go to the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund.
The designers will showcase their collections at the collective showroom at Galerie Joyce at the Palais Royal Saturday to Monday.
This story first appeared in the September 29, 2011 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.