From Warner Bros.:
FOREVER 21 INTRODUCES LIMITED-EDITION COLLECTION, BATS & CATS
Forever 21 introduces Bats & Cats, a limited edition collection of women’s and men’s apparel and accessories designed by Forever 21. The collection features 63 current pieces modeled by Atlanta de Cadenet Taylor, model, DJ and daughter of Duran Duran bassist.
From Gotham City to Glam, the exclusive capsule features must-have purr-fect faux fur coats, kapow-worthy knitwear, cat-eye sunglasses as well as authentic pieces in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, for a comic-chic spin that ranges from Batman logo caps, catty accessories, plus Batman and Catwoman-inspired apparel for women and Batman-inspired apparel for men.
“We have been enthralled with the animal emergence and took to cats, epitomizing a soft femininity and bats, symbolizing our desire for nocturnal nonconformity for an updated approach to the trend,” said Betsy Zanjani, Forever 21 SVP of Product Design. “This limited-edition line will allow our customers to discover unique and contemporary merchandise with a nostalgic charm of bats, cats and the iconic Super Heroes of Gotham City.”
“We’re excited to partner with Forever 21 for the Bats & Cats collection to bring the iconic characters of Batman and Catwoman to the closets of fashionable fans in a fun and feisty way,” said Karen McTier, Executive Vice President, Domestic Licensing and Worldwide Marketing, Warner Bros. Consumer Products. “From the comic panels to the catwalk, this collection is sure to drive fans batty.”
The exclusive line flies into select stores globally and online at Forever21.com September 27, 2013.
ABOUT FOREVER 21
Forever 21, Inc., headquartered in Los Angeles, California, is a specialty retailer of women’s and men’s clothing and accessories. Known for offering the hottest and most current fashion trends, at a great value to consumers, Forever 21 is a model for fast fashion. This model operates by keeping the store exciting with new merchandise brought in daily. The retailer operates over 550 stores in the United States, with international operations in Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Europe, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Philippines and United Kingdom. For more information please visit: www.forever21.com
ABOUT WARNER BROS. CONSUMER PRODUCTS
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.
ABOUT DC ENTERTAINMENT
DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world. In January 2012, DC Entertainment, in collaboration with Warner Bros. and Time Warner divisions, launched We Can Be Heroes—a giving campaign featuring the iconic Justice League super heroes—to raise awareness and funds to fight the hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa.
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