Fashion tech fans have a reason to celebrate this weekend. The new collaboration between Fendi and the personalization-driven utility accessory label Chaos, founded by renowned stylists / fashion directors Charlotte Stockdale and Katie Lyall, kicks off on Saturday. “The inspiration for the capsule came from our love for valuable and useful items,” London-based duo Stockdale and Lyall said in a statement.
The collaboration was developed in line with Fendi’s inimitable focus on contemporary luxury and chaos’ “non-conformist” approach to design and includes innovative elements such as a pen that works on paper / tablet surfaces and Can also be worn as an earring (Styling Inspo was courtesy of the Fendi Catwalk Show Fall 2020 earlier this year).
The collection also includes holders for smartphones, smartwatches and earbuds inspired by the mutual love that Stockdale, Lyall and Fendi, the artistic director of Silvia Venturini Fendi, for the glamor of old Hollywood and vintage ephemera such as cigarette cases and evening clutch Have bags. Playing on the notion of customization that has become a hallmark of the Chaos brand, the pieces are designed to be attached to Fendi’s current season belts and lanyards, as well as any of their iconic bags.
The collection is rounded off by playful items such as a shot glass that dangles from a shaped leather key ring and is delicate minaudière-Style case; Details such as snap hooks and the use of materials such as satin, lambskin and net give the collection a unique and modern touch.
Get the hands-free designs online and in select Fendi boutiques (Holt Renfrew Toronto, Holt Renfrew Vancouver, and Holt Renfrew Ogilvy Montreal).