I guess the economy hasn’t hurt ACNE too much? It’s pretty exciting to hear that one of my favorite denim brands is growing and expanding. Too bad I’m not in London. I would love to see this new brick and mortar shop, complete with furniture and other inspirations that represent the diverse artistic interests which come from the brand’s creators.
— Kathy Ng Hassan
From Fashion United:
The new Acne store in the capital’s Dover Street will open today with the latest aviator-inspired AW10 collection and sneak previews of the staple piece of the season being their shearling jacket. The Swedish label Acne, standing for Ambition to Create Novel Expressions, is already a big hit in London (we can get our hands on the cool brand at Browns, Liberty, Matches and online) but the anticipated concept studio spread over a five storey townhouse in the heart of London was news that sent fashion insiders into overdrive. Click to read more…