Swedish fashion giant, H&M has announced that its next exclusive designer collaboration will be with London-based Erdem. H&M has also said that visionary filmmaker, Baz Luhrmann will bring the collection to life through his unique storytelling. Erdem x H&M will be available in select stores and hm.com, beginning 2nd November.
Erdem has designed a brand-new collection for women, and for the first time ever, a collection for men for the new Erdem x H&M collaboration. For Erdem x H&M he'll reflect and reinterpret the design themes from some of his most celebrated collections, playing with prints, textiles and the delicate craftsmanship that have made his name.
Erdem said, "I am so happy to collaborate with H&M, and to explore my work on a whole new scale, including a menswear collection which I have never done before. It's also such a thrill to work with Baz Luhrmann, one of the most important storytellers of our time."
Baz Luhrmann, siad, "For me, fashion is always about more than just clothing, it is a form of expression – a standalone art form. I am excited to be collaborating with Erdem and H&M to reveal the story of this unique collection."
Ann-Sofie Johansson, H&M's Creative Advisor, said, "From the moment we started talking with Erdem about the collaboration, I was captured by his vision. For Erdem x H&M, he has created an enchanting world full of beauty, delicacy and rich details. These are special pieces you will want to wear forever."