Lacoste — the model that made having a crocodile in your polo shirt cool — has now turn out to be even cooler: It is partnered with Bruno Mars for a particular style assortment.
In accordance with WWD, the gathering is named “Lacoste x Ricky Regal” — a “style alter ego” Bruno created — and can include 25 items. And speak about a limited-edition: It is accessible beginning March 5, however for 2 weeks solely.
This marks solely the second time Lacoste has partnered with a non-athlete on a group, and the primary time Bruno’s completed a style collaboration. He tells Vogue he is a long-time fan of the model, explaining, “Going to high school, if you happen to had that crocodile in your chest, that meant one thing.”
The Ricky Regal line options colourful graphics and particulars which are harking back to the late-Nineteen Seventies, like jackets for women and men with prolonged collars. You may additionally discover button-down shirts in geometric patterns, pull-on shorts, socks, slide sandals, gold-tinted sun shades and, in fact, polo shirts. Costs vary from $100 to $200.
Bruno tells Vogue, “I needed it to really feel like, whoever that particular person is sporting it, they’re the best man on the celebration. They’re not attempting too exhausting. It simply flows and feels proper.”
The items might be accessible on the market at The Webster in L.A. and New York, LeBron James‘ retailer Unknwn, in addition to in a brand new Lacoste retailer opening March 5 in West Hollywood. That retailer can have a particular space only for Ricky Regal, that includes inexperienced velvet partitions, on line casino video games and musical devices.
Bruno simply introduced a brand new musical venture: A duo known as Silk Sonic with Grammy-winning R&B star Anderson. Paak. The primary single from the album, An Night with Silk Sonic, is due March 5.
— Bruno Mars (@BrunoMars) February 28, 2021
By Andrea Dresdale
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