From Thom Browne’s kids collection to Teyana Taylor’s size-inclusive designs at PrettyLittleThing, here’s the news you won’t want to miss.
Mejuri Taps Annie Murphy and Grace Mahary for International Women’s Day Campaign
Canadian jewellery brand Mejuri has released their first sweatshirt as part of their ‘Golden Together’ campaign for International Women’s Day. Brand CEO and co-founder Noura Sakkijha, Annie Murphy, Grace Mahary, Nadine Spencer, Jenna Lyons, and Lindsay Jeng are all featured as influential women in the campaign promoting female empowerment. As part of the brand’s mission to support gender equality, 100% of proceeds from the sweater will go to the Mejuri Empowerment Fund that supports higher eduction for women and non-binary people. The jersey sweater with “golden” embroidered on the chest is currently available for pre-order online and will be available for purchase on February 17th.
Thom Browne Launches Childrenswear
Thom Browne takes the cake for this week’s cutest new collection. The quirky, sharply tailored brand announced the release of a childrenswear collection at men’s fashion week in Paris. The collection of classic Thom Browne styles can now be found sized for 2 to 12 year olds. The collection includes grey suits, cardigans, crisp white shirts, polos and sweatpants all made for your mini-me. The collection is currently available online and in Thom Browne stores.
Teyana Taylor Releases First PrettyLittleThing Collection
Teyana Taylor has released her first 25-piece collection as Creative Director of PrettyLittleThing. The singer-songwriter, actress, dancer, choreographer and director adds another title to her CV with a ’90s-inspired collection representing her signature style. Designed over Zoom during the Pandemic, Taylor’s collection features a mix of feminine and tomboy styles including slick faux leather, luxe body con dresses and an epic bandana print puffer that are all available in sizes 0 to 26.
Depop Announces Sustainability Commitment
Fashion marketplace app Depop has announced a two-year sustainability plan to promote a more circular and inclusive industry. Their plan is divided into four areas of focus; governance, planet, people and platform. With transparent public goals set, the resale platform aims to make measurable changes within the next two years including achieving climate neutrality. “We believe in a new fashion system that’s actively kind, respectful and responsible. Where nothing is new but everything is new and where creating a better future for fashion and ourselves is a shared goal, not just for Depop, but for everyone. Our plan is the first step towards that future, and Depop becoming the world’s most diverse and progressive home of fashion,” says Maria Raga, CEO of Depop. The company’s full sustainability plan is available on their website.