Michael Kors has achieved his jet-set match in James Bond. The company has forged an distinctive partnership with the “007” movie franchise for the MKC x 007 Bond Capsule Assortment.
Recognizing the 25th anniversary of the James Bond films and the launch of the most current installment, “No Time to Die,” the franchise will introduce a constrained-edition capsule selection featuring the Michael Kors Bancroft satchel, which is showcased in the film.
The environment premiere of “No Time to Die,” will take put at the Royal Albert Hall in London on March 31 the movie will be released in the U.K. on April 2 and the U.S. on April 10.
The capsule is made up of a few parts, which will be available in pick Michael Kors retailers around the globe, on michaelkors.com and on the franchise’s formal internet web site, 007.com, starting off in late March.
The Bond Bancroft satchel can be viewed all over the film on the character Eve Moneypenny, played by Naomie Harris. The other things consist of a Bond carryall, rendered in calf leather, and Bond duffel, in luggage-hued cotton canvas, both of those that includes an exclusive MKC x 007 leather-based baggage tag. The Bancroft is $1,750, the carryall is $2,350, and the duffel is $1,950.
Asked why he wished to companion with 007, Michael Kors informed WWD, “I’ve prolonged considered that when it will come to style and film, you can not have one devoid of the other. Videos have normally been a supply of inspiration for me, and I feel when you view a great movie, the outfits plays a massive role in transporting you to one more put and time. Excellent vogue, like fantastic flicks, can leave a long lasting perception. And when it arrives to the “007” videos, which are all about pace and glamour, our extras are a fantastic suit.”
Kors said he grew up with the James Bond films, “and when it arrives to iconic jet-established sophistication, I feel Bond is top rated of head for a lot of folks the environment over. When this possibility arose, we felt it was a good match. Jet-established glamour, sophistication, velocity, energy — these are all phrases that arrive to thoughts when you imagine about the world of James Bond. They’re also at the main of our brand name DNA.”
Talking about what he hopes to get out of the partnership, Kors explained, “All great partnerships bring their respective brands in front of new audiences.”
In her position as Eve Moneypenny, the secretary to M, who is Bond’s outstanding officer and head of the British Magic formula Intelligence Service, Harris reported what she preferred most about the Bancroft satchel was how gentle the material felt and how light-weight it was. “Moneypenny is ordinarily carrying around a whole lot of critical facts in her bag and filming hours are lengthy. So it was fantastic to have a little something so snug and quick to use, as perfectly as fashionable,” she reported.
The bag also in good shape in with her job, she explained: “Moneypenny, as we know, functions in M16 which is a regular, hierarchical and rule-certain business, which generally indicates those who work inside of it dress pretty conservatively. Moneypenny works by using apparel as a variety of self-expression and self-differentiation she fights from the gray suit-carrying brigade by introducing pops of shade and designer quirkiness to her wardrobe. The MK Bancroft handbag is the great embodiment of Moneypenny’s adore of classic workwear with designer, quirky funkiness.”
To commemorate the partnership, Michael Kors will host a get together throughout Milan Trend Week afterwards this thirty day period.