MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kohl’s Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) today announced a collaboration with designer Thakoon Panichgul for the seventh installment of its DesigNation limited-edition collection. The fashion industry favorite visited London to inspire the capsule of misses apparel that will be available exclusively at Kohl’s and Kohls.com beginning fall 2015.
“We are excited to bring Thakoon to our customers this fall to enhance our women’s apparel offerings with innovative designs, great quality and great value,” said Nancy Feldman, Kohl's executive vice president of women’s apparel. “DesigNation is built to inspire our customers with designs shaped by some of the world’s most popular destinations, and Thakoon Panichgul is the perfect person to bring London to life as he is known for showcasing distinct, global influences through his collections.”
The Thakoon for DesigNation collection brings Panichgul’s take on a favorite destination, London, where he recently celebrated his brand’s tenth anniversary. He translated his affinity for the city’s character, culture and history to unique prints and patterns for shirts, sweaters, knit tops, dresses and bottoms, all under $200.
Based on creative construction and an innate feel for a new sense of femininity in dressing, Thakoon’s concentration revolves around the nuances of classical design, where subtleties take center stage.
“I am excited to partner with Kohl’s to share my process of inspiration,” said Thakoon Panichgul. “The DesigNation collection allows me to explore London, a city I have always loved, and to showcase its style culture through our lens."
Launched in fall 2012, Kohl’s DesigNation capsules make designer style accessible and affordable by bringing the latest runway-inspired looks to life, fulfilling Kohl’s commitment to provide families with amazing product at incredible savings. Past designers include Narciso Rodriguez, Derek Lam, Catherine Malandrino, Peter Som and Elie Tahari, with the upcoming collaboration with MILLY by Michelle Smith launching on April 23, 2015. For more information on Thakoon for DesigNation, visit Kohls.com/Thakoon.
Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) is a leading specialty department store with 1,164 stores in 49 states. With a commitment to inspiring and empowering families to lead fulfilled lives, the company offers amazing national and exclusive brands, incredible savings and inspiring shopping experiences in-store, online at Kohls.com and via mobile devices. Committed to its communities, Kohl’s has raised more than $274 million for children’s initiatives nationwide through its Kohl’s Cares® cause merchandise program, which operates under Kohl's Cares, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kohl's Department Stores, Inc. For additional information about Kohl’s philanthropic and environmental initiatives, visit www.Kohls.com/Cares. For a list of store locations and information, or for the added convenience of shopping online, visit www.Kohls.com.
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Founded in 2014 by designer Thakoon Panichgul, the Thakoon ready-to-wear and accessories collections are carried in 180 luxury specialty and department stores across 32 countries. Panichgul also holds the position of Creative Director for TASAKI, a renowned fine jewelry house based in Japan. The Thakoon for TASAKI range is available via select retailer global partners.