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Acne Studios & Mulberry to collaborate on a leather goods collection

Acne Studios & Mulberry to collaborate on a leather goods collection

Swedish luxury fashion house, Acne studios, and renowned British fashion company, Mulberry, are collaborating on a leather goods collection. 

The collection will consist of bags and small leather goods, blending together Swedish design with English charm. Key styles have been given a fresh twist in the limited-edition range, such as the Musubi bag, by Acne Studios, and the Bayswater, by Mulberry. This collection brings together classic styles and signatures from the two houses to create something new. A unique logo was created specifically for the new collection to signify the collaboration where the letters of Acne Studios appear like leaves in Mulberry’s tree emblem. 

Nov 12th 2019
Angela Tabor
Fashion
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For the collection, the two brands have collaborated to enhance each other’s products. For example, Acne Studios has reimagined Mulberry’s celebrated Scotchgrain Bag to have multiple leather buckle strap fastenings and oversized metal hardware. In addition to bags the collection includes a range of leather goods in either Scotchgrain or pink grainy leather. There is a laptop case, a medium sized pouch, a coin purse, a small zip-around wallet and a Scotchgrain lanyard.

Jonny Johansson, creative director of Acne Studios says of the collaboration, “This is a collection about friendship and our freedom as brands to do what we want to do. It is like a conversation between Acne Studios and Mulberry, one that is founded in mutual respect and a desire to make great product.”

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“The Acne Studios and Mulberry collaboration is a perfect manifestation of the spirit of both our brands. It showcases Acne Studios’ wonderful Swedish design ethos and celebrates both the British heritage and modernity of Mulberry,” explains Mulberry CEO Thierry Andretta.

The collection will be available internationally starting 5th November at selected Acne Studios and Mulberry stores. Click here for a list of participating stores.

 

Images courtesy of Acne Studios and Mulberry
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