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Target Partners With Temple St. Clair and Gaby Basora

Gaby Basora, whose Tucker brand is known for its exclusive offbeat and charming prints, will launch a collection at most Target stores in September.

The ink is barely dry on the signage for Zac Posen for Target’s Go International collection, and the retailer is unveiling the next limited edition designer for its Go franchise.

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Gaby Basora will launch a collection at most Target stores and target.com on Sept. 10. It will remain in stores through Oct. 17. Basora’s Tucker brand is known for its exclusive offbeat and charming prints and is sold at Bloomingdale’s, Scoop NYC and Intermix. Tucker began with a single silk blouse to encompass everything from coats to dresses to lingerie. Basora works from a design studio in the Meatpacking District, where her patterns are inspired by National Geographic magazine covers, candy wrappers, flowers and animals.

Target is partnering with fine jewelry designer Temple St. Clair Carr to launch a limited edition jewelry collection. Temple St. Clair for Target is the sixth jewelry launch in the retailer’s series of limited-time accessory introductions. The Temple St. Clair for Target collection will be available at most Target stores and target.com Aug. 29 through Dec. 26. Carr founded her jewelry company in 1986 when she was living in Florence. She is known for designs in 18-karat gold, including her signature rock crystal amulets, moonstone jewelry and angel charms.