The first time I truly got wind of designer collaborations with fast fashion houses was way back in 2010 when Target teamed up with the British bag and accessories brand Mulberry. They released these insanely beautiful pieces that compromised none of the brand’s signature aesthetic and I COULD NOT stop lemming over them. Unfortunately, I wasn’t able get my hands on any of them because overseas shopping at that time wasn’t as easily done as today, not to mention that Target used to only accept US issued credit cards. I wasn’t able to get my Mulberry for Target but I sure tuned into every collaboration they’ve had since.
When the pictures from the Altuzarra for Target lookbook started surfacing I immediately made a long list of conquests in my head! The classy, timeless cuts of the pieces looked appropriate enough to be worn in the office but had the potential to be turned into date-night outfits. I didn’t love EVERYTHING but there were a couple I absolutely ADORED!!! Here are my top picks from the collab: Continue reading