The Bushwick Birkin gets the UGG Treatment and Frank And Oak Releases their Most Sustainable Outerwear Collection.
Telfar announced a collaboration with UGG
The hottest bag of 2020 just got a cozy update. Telfar and UGG have designed a tote together that will be available for pre-sale for just 24 hours starting Monday, November 30 at 9am EST. The fluffy sheepskin style is available in two sizes and will likely sell out in just minutes. Since bags won’t be shipped until 2021, the brands are sending special greeting cards to the Tefar x UGG customers who wish to give the bags as holiday gifts.
Frank And Oak redesigned its outerwear to be more sustainable
B-Corp certified brand Frank and Oak has made it their mission to make their outerwear even more sustainable. The collection of coats released this week are the brand’s most eco-friendly styles to date. Without sacrificing performance Frank And Oak has used more recycled materials including recycled polyester and PrimaLoft® filling that is made from post consumer recycled material. The collection insulates to -30 Celsius and has been strategically designed with modern and minimal principles to further reduce the use of unnecessary material. This collection gives new meaning to a clean aesthetic.
Saint Laurent and Hunter launched a pair of boots exclusive to the Saint Laurent Rive Droite store
While getting glam may not be a quarantine priority, two of our favourite brands have collaborated on a very fashionable and practical boot. French luxury brand Saint Laurent and English heritage brand Hunter, have come together to make a sleek studded rain boot. Retailing at $695 and sold exclusively at the Saint Laurent Rive Droite store, these boots are the perfect holiday gift for the fashion obsessed.
Zvelle is giving shoes away to healthcare heroes
To lift spirits and celebrate healthcare heroes in the latest 28-day lockdown in Toronto, Canadian shoe brand Zvelle is giving away a pair of shoes each day to a local healthcare worker. The program is a continuation of an initiative Zvelle began in March to show appreciation for those on the front lines. Zvelle encourages anyone to nominate a healthcare worker who works in the GTA by posting a photo of the person on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or Linkedin, tagging Zvelle and using the hashtag #WalkHowYouWant.
Tudor opened its first North American store in Toronto
Tudor Watch has officially opened a store in Yorkdale. The new retail location is a partnership with Raffi Jewellers and marks the first boutique across all of North America. Despite restrictions due to Covid-19, the new boutique is open for curbside pickup. Customers are encouraged to browse styles online and book virtual appointments.
Thom Browne’s ‘Friday Uniform” capsule collection launches exclusively at SSENSE
The 51-piece playful assortment is Thom Browne’s take on the ‘Friday Uniform’. The navy capsule collection was specially captured in an editorial for SSENSE by Tyrell Hampton who shot model and friend Toni Smith and features Luc Sante’s commentary on the colour navy. The designer, who is known for his famous colour-ways and unique and precise tailoring explains, “The collection is timeless, you never have to change or think which frees your mind for so many more things.” From cable knits and down puffers to french terry sweats, there’s nothing to get blue about in this collection.