Here at Global Grind, we focus so much on great music collaborations, we overlook something just as important; Great fashion collaborations. We’re going to take a look at some of the past and present hottest fashion collaborations between celebrities and the fashion world.
Everyone knows that Ms. Rih Rih is a fashion icon. At the age of 22, girl went from baggy jeans and tight tube tops to high-end designer luxury. In late 2008, she helped Gucci design a limited edition line of bags in support of UNICEF, and starred in the campaign.
9. GWEN STEFANI
This “Hollaback Girl” had originality and style from the beginning. The only girl who could rock a Versace dress and flaming red hair at the same time, and everyone wanted to emulate her style. She started up LAMB in 2004, with the idea of provided cool clothes for cool girls, and has been a success ever since.
8. MARK RONSON
Ronson, uber music producer to the stars, is a stylish fixture on the New York social scene. So it was no surprise when this uber-producer hooked up with luxury brand to the stars Gucci to design a limited line of sneakers that matched his cool personality.
7. SEAN ‘DIDDY’ COMBS
Call him a mogul, an entrepreneur, or one of his many names he has had over the years. But one thing that is consistent is that he can be called stylish. Diddy started Sean John back in 1998, and was seen a forerunner in urban streetwear. And as Diddy’s style has grown and evolved, so has his namesake brand.
6. PHARRELL WILLIAMS
Pharrell started the cool kids movement. From his style to his music, he made being different not only acceptable, but desirable. He partnered up with Louis Vuitton in 2008 to design a line of jewerly and sunglasses for the luxury fashion house. He fronts brands like Billionaire Boys Club, Ice Cream sneakers, and BAPE.