Paul Smith - Barbour And Paul Smith Jeans Collaborate
Barbour and Paul Smith Jeans have collaborated on a limited edition capsule collection which will be launched in stores from tomorrow (01.09.12)
British brand Barbour has teamed up with Paul Smith Jeans for a new collection.
The collaboration - which includes clothes for men and women - will be launched for Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 and fashion designer Paul Smith says he is overjoyed to be working with the label which he 's a big fan of.
He said: ''I have always been a fan of Barbour. This has been a great opportunity to collaborate on a collection that combines the British heritage and identities of both companies.''
The capsule range features some classic designs from heritage label Barbour - which have been given a Paul Smith makeover - including the ladies International coat and festival inspired Beadnell jacket which both have brightly coloured linings.
Matching T-shirts, jeans and shirts are also in the collection which will be launched in stores tomorrow (01.09.12)
Ian Bergin, Barbour's head of menswear also praised the limited edition collection.
He told Vogue.co.uk: ''With any collaboration that we do, it has to add interest and create something special for our brand. By bringing together Barbour and Paul Smith Jeans, two very British companies, we have created a collection that is unique and fun, yet still reflects The Core values of the Barbour brand.''