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Hunter to release collection in collaboration with Disney
British footwear brand Hunter has revealed a Mickey Mouse-inspired capsule collection, featuring the iconic Disney character on a number of Hunter goods. The collection includes boots, bags and accessories, each complete with Mickey Mouse illustrations and a reimagined interpretation of Hunter’s red box logo. A number of signature Hunter pieces...
8 Nov 2021
5 Brands launching Pride Collections with a Difference
June is the month of Pride and some brands are doing more than lip service and making inclusivity a priority. For the past several years, a plethora of brands from high street to sportswear to luxury, have unveiled collections and collaborations that directly benefit the LGBTQIA+ community, either through awareness or donating to relevant...
3 Jun 2021
Lululemon CEO Calvin McDonald joins The Walt Disney board
Lululemon CEO Calvin McDonald has been elected to The Walt Disney Company board of directors. McDonald has been leading the athleisure brand since August 2018 and is also a member of Lululemon’s board of directors. Previously, McDonald served as president and CEO of Americas for Sephora, within the LVMH family of global luxury brands. Robert A....
28 May 2021
Disney collaborates with Amazon Fashion for kidswear
Amazon Fashion and Disney have teamed up to create a “fun and playful clothing collection” catering for kids aged between 2 and 12 years old. The new kidswear collections, available only on Amazon Fashion, are in collaboration with Amazon’s private brands Spotted Zebra and Amazon Essentials, catering for both girls and boys. The collection...
16 Dec 2020
Disney launches collection with BoohooMan
Global online retailer BoohooMan has launched its first co-branded line with Disney, which marks the retailer’s first-ever lifestyle collaboration featuring the iconic Mickey Mouse. The exclusive collaboration draws inspiration from 90’s streetwear, featuring denim jackets, tracksuits, and T-shirts in a classic colour palette of red, white,...
12 May 2020
Aldo Group files for bankruptcy protection
Canadian footwear retail chain Aldo has filed for protection under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA) in Canada to stabilise the business. The court restructuring process began last week in Canada, explained Aldo, and it was seeking similar protections in the United States and in Switzerland, to help it stabilise the company in...
11 May 2020
Mickey Mouse gets the Gucci treatment
In celebration for the upcoming Chinese New Year—which starts on Jan. 25 and will be the Year of the Rat—Gucci has created a collaboration featuring the most notable rodent in pop culture: Mickey Mouse. The Italian fashion house has created a capsule collection featuring Walt Disney’s iconic character, which is available in stores and online....
4 Jan 2020
Saks Fifth Avenue teams with Disney for holiday window display
With the launch of the Disney+ streaming service, Disney is everywhere this month - including in the windows of Saks Fifth Avenue. The iconic New York department store collaborated with the global media company for its annual holiday window display, which was announced today and will officially be unveiled on November 25. Inspired by the...
13 Nov 2019
FIT and Disney on broadway celebrate the duo's exhibition opening
Disney on Broadway continues its 25th anniversary celebration in partnership with the Fashion Institute of Technology, creating a unique design challenge for students to reimagine contemporary designs for some of Disney on Broadway’s iconic female characters. Source: Fashion institute of technology, YouTube.
21 Oct 2019
Disney and Olivia von Halle launch collection inspired by 'Maleficent’
Luxury British sleepwear brand Olivia von Halle has teamed up with Disney to launch a 15-piece capsule collection inspired by the studio’s 'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' film. The collection, which is Olivia von Halle’s first to be inspired by a movie, takes inspiration from its lead characters - Maleficent played by Angelina Jolie and Aurora...
18 Oct 2019
Marks & Spencer teams up with Disney for kidswear collab
Marks & Spencer has announced a collaboration with Disney in the build-up to the release of Disney Animation Studios’ Frozen 2 opening in UK cinemas from 22 November. The British retailer will be setting up Frozen 2 shops in the kidswear sections of all its stores across the UK and online this Friday - they will feature 72 Frozen 2 products...
7 Oct 2019
Aldo launches Disney collaboration celebrating iconic characters
Aldo is celebrating the 90th anniversary of the iconic disney characters, Mickey and Minnie Mouse. The footwear brand has teamed up with Disney to create a special collection of shoes for men and women, as well as women's accessories that commemorate the animated characters. Featuring pumps, loafers, sneakers, boots, handbags, sunglasses,...
3 Oct 2019