Target recently announced their next designer partnership. Drum roll please…….it’s Peter Pilotto. Peter Pilotto is a line designed by Peter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos. It is based in London. Peter and Christopher met while they were studying at Antwerp’s prestigious Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Belgium. The brand is now sold in 220 retailers worldwide and in 170 countries via Net-a-porter.com. They have dressed celebrities like Kerry Washington, Miranda Kerr, Selena Gomez, and Emma Watson. They have received several awards such as Best Emerging Talent Award and Women’s Swarovski Award for New Potential High-Level Garments at the British Fashion Awards in 2009, and in 2011 they received the Fashion Forward Award by the British Fashion Council.
The partnership was announced during the Peter Pilotto runway show at London Fashion Week. The limited edition line will be available on February 9, 2014 at most Target stores and Target.com. The line will feature nearly 70 items, and will consist of women’s apparel, accessories, and swimwear. Most items will be priced under $60.00. The prices will range from $14.99 to $79.99 for apparel and swimwear, and $16.99 to $39.99 for accessories. You will be able to purchase items such as dresses, skirts and mix and match swimwear in bright blues and greens and warm reds and oranges. They will also include many digital prints. Co-designer Christopher De Vos said, “Our collection for Target embodies the elegance and spirit of our own line, but it makes it accessible to everyone.” They have not forgotten about their international fans. They will also partner with Net-a-porter.com to offer a limited assortment of the line to international customers. So start saving now ladies, you have a few months to get ready.