Barneys New York has unveiled A New York Holiday collection designed in collaboration with Shawn ‘JAY Z’ Carter. The rapper assisted to create this exclusive 30-piece holiday collection that also comprises of pieces by Lanvin, Rick Owens, Proenza Schouler, Balenciaga and Balmain. Available at BNY SCC Gallery, the entire male-dominated lineup is also shoppable online.
Right from a $70 tee to a $58,000 Mollino Crocodile Jacket by Rick Owens, and everything between these, the New York Holiday collection is intended to “bring together the art, the fashion, the industry … the very energy New York was built on.”
Like Beyoncé, fashionistas can also flaunt the exclusive $12,500 Hoorsenbuhs Gold New York City Ring. Take a look at an image of the fingers of the singer wife of the designer-rapper adorned with the two-finger gold ring.
Hublot makes it to the collection with a 18k Gold Shawn Carter By Hublot 45mm Classic Fusion worth $33,900 along with the Shawn Carter By Hublot Black Ceramic 45mm Classic Fusion Watch sporting a $17,900 tag.
Christmas is associated with the spirit of gifting and giving! So gift yourself/beloved a piece of this high-priced collection and Barneys New York will give 100% of sales from the collection to the Shawn Carter Foundation, a New York-based charity. Though the line is bit expensive, it gains brownie points as proceeds from the sale will benefit a good cause. To celebrate the launch, Barneys New York also pledged to donate 10% of all sales from Flagship stores and Barneys.com to the Shawn Carter Foundation.
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