Kate Spade, Kate Spade Saturday, Apparel, Accessories
Kate Spade's lower-priced Saturday line is set to debut Spring 2013, and WWD got a sneak peek of the brand's pre-fall line.
Not surprisingly the line features classic silhouettes with fashion-forward prints, pops of color, and shrunken blazers. The models feel a little J.Crew-esque, which is not surprising since both brands have a love of all things preppy and color blocking.
View the full gallery here and stay tuned for more details.
About Kate Spade Saturday
Kate Spade Saturday is a new global lifestyle brand created to channel the spirit of Saturday seven days a week. This younger, more accessible sister to Kate Spade new york shares the same DNA: it's colorful, optimistic and bold, but it expresses these values in a more casual way. Saturday offers simple shapes and go-anywhere silhouettes. Functionality and utility are key. The collection is crafted with honest materials like crisp cotton, canvas and natural vachetta, brightened with bold colors and strong prints. The line includes apparel, handbags, accessories and items for the home. The Saturday flagship shop is planned to open in February 2013 in Tokyo's Omotesando neighborhood along with an e-commerce site (saturday.jp). Saturday.com, the exclusive distribution point in the United States, is expected to launch in Spring 2013.Kate Spade Saturday is owned by Fifth & Pacific Companies, Inc. (NYSE: FNP).
About Fifth & Pacific, Companies. Inc.
Fifth & Pacific Companies, Inc. designs and markets a portfolio of retail-based, premium, global lifestyle brands including Juicy Couture, Kate Spade, and Lucky Brand. In addition, the Adelington Design Group, a private brand jewelry design and development group, markets brands through department stores and serves jcpenney via exclusive supplier agreements for the Liz Claiborne and Monet jewelry lines and Kohl's via an exclusive supplier agreement for Dana Buchmanjewelry. The Company also has licenses for the Liz Claiborne New York brand, available at QVC and Lizwear, which is distributed through the club store channel. Fifth & Pacific Companies, Inc. maintains an 18.75% stake in Mexx, a European and Canadian apparel and accessories retail-based brand. Visit www.fifthandpacific.com for more information.