MILAN — Moncler next month will unveil its first eyewear collection under the licensing agreement with Marcolin, inked last year. The six sunglass designs, branded Moncler Lunettes, will be available globally at the luxury brand’s boutiques, exclusive department and concept stores and select opticians.
“This partnership with Marcolin is a very important step in the brand’s growth strategy,” said Moncler chairman and chief executive officer Remo Ruffini. “The decision to opt for developing the range of Moncler products, embracing the eyewear world in a synergic way that completes our core business, is without doubt one of our strengths. We firmly believe in the potential of this partnership. And we are convinced that this partnership will yield outstanding common business results thanks to the new projects we are working on together.”
As the conversation around sustainability only grows stronger in fashion circles, Everlane has made a new declaration: it’s saying goodbye to virgin plastic. The company, whose ethos is all about “radical transparency,” in terms of pricing and ethical factories, plans to be completely free of virgin plastics by 2021. “We’re producing millions of units and every unit that goes out is wrapped in plastic,” said founder and CEO, Michael Preysman. “At the beginning, it was like, ‘Hey, let’s just take off all these plastic bags.’ There are a lot of complications to that. Everything you buy in the world comes wrapped in plastic when it comes out of the factory.”
Meet Flamingo. The direct-to-consumer brand is Harry’s first foray into products designed specifically for women. The line goes beyond shaving, venturing into a space that is typically relegated to darker corners of the drugstore — at-home waxing. #wwdbeauty
Exclusive: @tommyhilfiger has tapped 22-year-old actress @zendaya to be his newest collaborator and together they will launch a see-now-buy-now collection in February. Speaking to WWD about the project, the Spider-Man actress said: “Fashion is more than just wearing cool clothes. It’s a way to celebrate self-expression and individuality, which is extremely empowering. This is why I am proud to partner with Tommy Hilfiger.” Tap the link in bio for the full scoop. #TommyXZendaya #wwdfashion