As mentioned on Fashionista this morning, NARS Cosmetics is extremely excited to announce its upcoming collaboration with British designer Christopher Kane. The Christopher Kane for NARS Collection will launch worldwide in May 2015 with a full color collection featuring products for eyes, lips and cheeks. The collection combines NARS’ iconic and bold beauty philosophy with Christopher’s unexpected and innovative design aesthetic. NARS and Christopher Kane have been collaborating on the Christopher Kane runway shows at London Fashion Week since 2012.
“NARS has been a long-standing and valued partner of ours, so this collaboration was an obvious fit,” said Christopher Kane. “NARS has the same unapologetic aesthetic that is signature to the Christopher Kane brand and I’m excited to share what we’ve created together.”
Founded by makeup artist François Nars in 1994, NARS Cosmetics is the beauty brand for the modern, independent woman. The brand embraces individuality and inspires self-expression and creativity by bringing high-fashion, high-style, and a forward-thinking attitude to beauty. Bold, unexpected color and luxurious textures ensure each product lives up to the brand’s DNA – modern, audacious, iconic. Acquired by Shiseido in 2000, NARS Cosmetics is distributed through specialty beauty and department stores globally. For more information visit: www.NARScosmetics.com
About Christopher Kane
Christopher Kane, the label, was launched in 2006. It began almost immediately upon Kane’s graduation from Central Saint Martins, capitalizing on the success of his award winning MA collection that had already garnered much media attention. The designer has always been acknowledged as both a precocious and truly gifted talent. Christopher Kane has quickly matured and grown to become one of the powerhouse labels of British fashion with one of the biggest international profiles. The catwalk shows, held during London Fashion Week, are a widely acknowledged highlight of the international fashion calendar. Meanwhile, Christopher Kane, the designer, has been the recipient of many industry accolades and awards including four British Fashion Awards – winning Designer of the Year in 2013 – and the prestigious Vogue Fashion Fund. Developing his precocious, playful signatures of constant innovation, rebellious femininity and extraordinary skill, his clothes continue to surprise and seduce with their ineffable sense of chic.