Simply 20 days into 2020, and designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee has been a busy man. After releasing a line of Taj Mahal-inspired minaudières final week, at this time, he introduced a collaboration with H&M. Themed ‘Wanderlust’, the gathering will current hand-crafted, eclectic journey items. This would be the first time the Swedish clothes retailer has collaborated with an Indian designer.
Together with his numerous tasks starting from plates for Thomas Goode to sneakers for Christian Louboutin, Mukherjee appears to be like like India’s reply to Virgil Abloh — albeit one rooted in Indian custom and tradition. In a press be aware, he says, “It gives us the opportunity to spread the Sabyasachi aesthetic to a wider audience in India and worldwide. Having done couture for the majority of my career, it is very exciting to bring that finesse of craft to ready-to-wear.”
The fleeting appears to be like we get within the teaser video characteristic floral print jackets with a number of pockets for males, and his signature Bengal tiger embroidered on a T-shirt. Equipment like fanny packs and embellished footwear might also be on the playing cards. So whereas Sabyasachi regulars can pre-order his newest minaudières (even earlier than the worth has been introduced), the remainder of us will look forward to the mass market drop.
The Sabyasachi x H&M assortment might be in shops and go reside on hm.com and myntra.com on April 16 2020.