Thursday, February 08, 2007
Breaking news, Stella McCartney’s been bitten by the design collaborative bug and can't be stopped! The designer recently announced plans to design limited edition collections for LeSportsac, focusing on travel bags, luggage, and baby accessories that is set to launch in Spring 2008. “LeSportsac has a strong history in making iconic non-leather goods and this is a unique opportunity for Stella McCartney to address a new category of accessories for the busy woman of today,” said Marco Bizzarri, CEO and president of Stella McCartney. The lightweight and multi-purpose collections will incorporate innovative elements of design. Initially 30 to 40 styles will debut, with a bag averaging $200 to $250. The Stella McCartney for LeSportsac collection will be available in high-end department stores and specialty stores including Stella McCartney boutiques in London, New York, and Los Angeles, as well as, LeSportsac stores and website nationwide.