By: Farrah Estrella
|Thakoon Panichgul Spring 2015 Collection|
Designer collaborations are one of the hottest trends right now in fashion and they seem to be doing very well (recently the Lilly Pulitzer for Target collaboration sold out within hours).
Kohl’s announced yesterday their next designer collaboration with designer Thakoon Panichgul.
This will be Kohl’s 7th designer collaboration, they have previously collaborated with designers such as: Narciso Rodriguez, Derek Lam, Catherine Malandrino, Peter Som and Elie Tahari as well as the upcoming collaboration with MILLY by Michelle Smith launching on April 23, 2015.
Thakoon was inspired by his favorite city London for the collaboration, he was inspired by the city’s character, culture and history and created unique prints and patterns for shirts, sweaters, knit tops, dresses and bottoms, all under $200.
In a press release about the collaboration Thakoon said: “I am excited to partner with Kohl’s to share my process of inspiration,” he also said: “The DesigNation collection allows me to explore London, a city I have always loved, and to showcase its style culture through our lens”.
Thakoon Panichgul is a Thai-American designer who started as a fashion writer for Harper’s Bazaar and launched his own line in 2004.He has previously collaborated with the GAP and Target.
The Thakoon for Kohl’s Collection will be available exclusively at Kohl’s and Kohls.com at the beginning of Fall 2015.
Fashion designer Thakoon Panichgul