Folks waiting for the premiere of the second season of “Empire” will soon be able to dress like Cookie and the rest of the Lyon family.
Fifth Avenue has teamed with the popular Fox show to bring The “Empire” collection, a line of clothes inspired by Lyon family members Lucious, Cookie, Jamal, Hakeem and Andre.
The pieces from the collection will be curated from pieces that are already in Saks. Designs featured in The “Empire” collection will come from Cushnie et Ochs and Jimmy Choo as well as jewelry from Alexis Bittar and handbags and accessories from MCM.
BET.com reports that the looks from the collection are set to be featured in Saks Fifth Avenue windows Sept.10 to Oct. 7. The arrival of The “Empire” collection comes as the show gears up for its second season, which premieres September 23 .
The teaming of “Empire and Saks Fifth Avenue represents a notable thing happening with fashion and entertainment, according to the store’s president Marc Metrick.
“The lines between fashion and entertainment are intersecting,” he said. “Harnessing this moment is a key underpinning to our strategy as it brings energy and uniqueness to the shopping experience at Saks.”
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