ROSIE FOR RESORT: London-based boutique Browns is teaming with Rosie Assoulin on an exclusive summer capsule, which marks the first time the designer has created beachwear or resortwear.
The laid-back collection includes key pieces from Assoulin’s summer range re-created using brighter colors and lighter fabrics, such as chambray, cotton or linen. The range also includes new styles that are exclusive to Browns and swimwear ranging playful ruffle-trimmed bikinis to elegant navy one-pieces.
Rosie Assoulin x Browns
“The pieces really just encompass what summer is all about; having fun and enjoying life’s bounty. We also wanted to make a weekend vacation wardrobe for the urban woman. What can she throw in the duffel and wear back to work on Monday morning?” said the designer, adding that she was drawn to the sophisticated yet “fresh and fun” aesthetic, Browns is known for.
Some of the highlights in the collection include a bold, red pleated skirt; a gingham midi dress, and a straw bag and hat. Prices range from 540 pounds or $695 for the swimwear pieces to 2,710 pounds or $3,491 for a gingham ruffle dress.
The line will launch on Browns’ web site on July 19 and will coincide with the drop of a number of