Designer Collaborations Worth Taking Note Of This Season

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Words by Emma Connell
October 2nd, 2017

We love a good designer collaboration as much as the next person so we’ve got the inside scoop for you and put together a list of the best collaborations this season has to offer, but remember these we will be a sell out so act fast! Keep scrolling to unveil the collections we just can’t wait for.

Erdem X H&M

London based designer Erdem announced his collaboration with the Swedish retailer a few months back and has since been the most highly anticipated partnership of the year. The collection will feature a brand new women’s collection and for the first time ever, Erdem will be trying his hand at menswear. The capsule will pay homage to his trademark design themes and is set to include a semblance of romantic evening wear, signature tea dresses and printed suits. Make sure to add a calendar reminder for this collaboration as we predict a sell out within minutes, but in the meantime, watch the campaign video produced by visionary filmmaker Baz Luhrmann. You can shop the collection online and in selected H&M stores from November.

Date for the diary: 2nd November

Preen X LK Bennett 

Luxury British brand Preen By Thornton Bregazzi has joined up with high street retailer LK Bennett to bring us couture pieces minus the price tag this October. At the brand’s SS18 dreamy catwalk show, Olivia Palermo was seen sporting a piece from the upcoming collection; the Villa dress which consists of bright colours and florals, leaving onlookers lusting after the upcoming collection. The campaign, which is fronted by supermodel Erin O’Connor, is set to include cosy knits, asymmetrical skirts and distinctive dresses that will have you searching for any excuse to dress up. Prices will range from between £195 to £550 and you can register here to be first in line for this sell-out partnership.

Date for the diary: 5th October


ASOS White X Reebok Classic 

The iconic sportswear brand Reebok has collaborated with ASOS White on a seven-piece limited edition trainer capsule with the aim of bringing a fashion-forward street style vibe to the brand’s classic silhouettes. The clean aesthetic and offbeat design that ASOS White encapsulates makes for the perfect partner for this latest feat. From delicate broderie Anglaise to striking high-tops in classic leather, expect to find reinterpreted adaptations of the vintage Reebok shoe that will have you one step ahead this autumn. Shop the contemporary capsule on ASOS now before it’s too late.

Date for the diary: Today

River Island X Ashish

Central Saint Martins graduate Ashish is the latest talent to partner with River Island for its yearly design forum, and we are happy to reveal it’s contemporarily wonderful. The gender-fluid dreamy collection consists of fridge magnet alphabet sweats, show-stopping sequin dresses, embroidered pyjama sets and an oversized pink puffer coat that resembles your bedroom duvet. The 15 piece collection is on sale now exclusively online at River Island and prices range from £30 to £180. Be quick, pieces are already selling out!

Date for the diary: Today

Next X Label/Mix

After launching a branded platform called Label back in 2014 which stocked brands such as Hobbs and LK Bennett, Next has since stepped it up a notch by launching Label/Mix which sees various designer labels partnering with the high-street brand to create a limited edition capsule collection. This time around, designers such as J.Won, Rejina Pyo, Osman and Teatum Jones have teamed up to design high-quality pieces at more accessible price points. The collection includes a collective mix of autumnal classics with a twist, such as punchy polo necks, printed skirts and statement coats. The 91 piece collection is available to purchase online at Next now with prices ranging between £35 to £399.

Date for Diary: Today