Vans collaborates with Karl LagerfeldFashion & LifestyleNews & Features
Vans have unveiled an exciting collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld for autumn 2017. A capsule collection of 12 items combines the brand’s iconic skater style with a Parisian twist for an effortlessly cool finish.
Clothing and accessories make a bold statement with a monochrome colour palette, and include T-shirts, a raglan sleeve bomber jacket and stylish quilted backpack. Meanwhile, footwear incorporates six interpretations of Vans Classic styles, such as the Old Skool laceless platform, outfitted in luxe leather with K-quilted stitching. The legendary black and white Checkerboard Classic Slip-On has been re-mastered with a Karl Lagerfeld cameo print, creating a must-have item for the new season.
Angie Dita, Vans senior footwear designer, said, “Working in close partnership, our teams designed this collection to reflect the unique histories of our respective brands. As a tribute to Karl Lagerfeld’s fashion DNA, we highlighted elements like boucle fabric and K-quilted stitching, and we reinterpreted Vans’ signature checkerboard pattern with Karl’s cameo silhouette motif.”
Take a look at our top five pieces from the collection below:1. Long-sleeved top, £54.99
2. Boyfriend tee, £55
3. Classic slip-on shoes, £65
4. Bomber jacket, £1405. Baseball cap, £45
To view the full Vans x Karl Lagerfeld collection visit here.