All of The Fashion News You Might Have Missed This Week
Roots gives Priyanka the royal treatment and H&M offers same-day shipping with Instacart.
Roots designed a jacket for Canada’s Drag Race winner Priyanka
Roots has teamed up with Canada’s Drag Race winner, Priyanka, to create a custom jacket in their iconic Award style. The varsity style (which the brand has become know for) was created to showcase its customizable features. Priyanka’s jacket was made in her signature blue, white and orange palette and feature’s her catch phrase ‘JUST BE GAY’ across the back. Get the royal treatment like Queen Priyanka by customizing your own style at select Roots stores. Learn more about the process here.
Miu Miu announced the launch of an exclusive capsule collection called ‘UpCycled by Miu Miu’
Miu Miu announced a new capsule collection called “UpCycled by Miu Miu” made from restored and reworked antique and vintage pieces from the 30s to the 70s. The 80-piece dress capsule collection is entirely one-of-a-kind and will be available for purchase through the holiday season exclusively at Miu Miu’s 57th Street location in New York. Our first glimpse of the collection was at the Green Carpet Awards on actresses Elisa Visari and Chen Ran who debuted new designs which offer the brand’s signature flair and sustainable style.
H&M now offers same-day delivery with Instacart
This week, H&M announced that the brand will be working with Instacart to offer same-day delivery for Canadian shoppers. H&M is the first fashion retailer to work with Instacart. “Partnering with Instacart is an innovative, safe and convenient way for customers to get H&M product in their hands the very same day,” says Frédéric Tavoukdjian, Country Manager for H&M Canada. A selection of fashion products will be available through the Instacart site and app giving new meaning to fast fashion.
Universal Standard launched two puffers with the world’s largest size range
Known for its size inclusive fashion, Universal Standard’s latest offering is no different. Offered in US sizes 00 to 40, the brand’s Rainier and Everest puffers are fit for everyone. The simple but stylish short and long shapes are winter staples made with water-resistant fabric and fleece lining. Removable hoods and double zippers make this a practical purchase, too.
Reebok by Pyer Moss released the Experiment 4 “Fresco” sneaker
Kirby Jean-Raymond, who was recently named VP of creative direction at Reebok, is launching the latest style from his brand collaboration Reebok by Pyer Moss today at 12pm EST. The Experiment 4 Fury Trail Fresco sneaker is a unisex sneaker that is described by the brand as “a sacred object split into three layers, each one representing all those who climb to success through the creation of something sacred in the face of adversity.” The physical design of the chunky shoe has symbolic meaning beginning at the mudguard and extending to the heel, toe, sides and interior.