AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS (Fall 2017) – Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], announces the third special edition TommyXGigi sunglasses style for Fall 2017, designed in collaboration with international supermodel and global brand ambassador Gigi Hadid. The new styles premiered at the Fall 2017 TOMMYNOW runway show at the Roundhouse in London, United Kingdom on September 19, 2017 and available immediately after the show on tommy.com, select TOMMY HILFIGER stores and wholesale partners worldwide.
The Fall 2017 TommyXGigi collection celebrates the ‘90s by capturing the rebellious attitude that characterized the decade and putting a fresh twist on tradition. The ultra lightweight gold metal frames feature a rock-and-roll-inspired flat oval-shaped front with studs. The temple tips are embellished with a denim effect covering and feature the brand’s signature ribbon detail insert next to the Gigi Hadid laser-engraved logo on the left side. The model is available with silver- mirrored or brown lenses.
The TOMMY HILFIGER collection of sunglasses and optical frames is produced and distributed by Safilo Group, the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor. Safilo Group’s heritage in eyewear product creation and manufacturing dates back to 1878: a story of innovation and cutting-edge capabilities that are the result of time, effort, skill, and dedication.
Friends and followers of the brand are invited to join the conversation on social media using #TommyXGigi and the handles @TommyHilfiger and @GigiHadid.
About Tommy Hilfiger
With a brand portfolio that includes TOMMY HILFIGER and HILFIGER DENIM, Tommy Hilfiger is one of the world’s most recognized premium designer lifestyle groups. Its focus is designing and marketing high-quality men’s tailored clothing and sportswear, women’s collection apparel and sportswear, kidswear, denim collections, underwear (including robes, sleepwear and loungewear), footwear and accessories. Through select licensees, Tommy Hilfiger offers complementary lifestyle products such as eyewear, watches, fragrance, athletic apparel (golf and swim), socks, small leather goods, home goods and luggage. The HILFIGER DENIM product line consists of jeanswear and footwear for men and women, accessories, and fragrance. Merchandise under the TOMMY HILFIGER and HILFIGER DENIM brands is available to consumers worldwide through an extensive network of TOMMY HILFIGER and HILFIGER DENIM retail stores, leading specialty and department stores, select online retailers, and at tommy.com.
About PVH Corp.
With a history going back over 135 years, PVH has excelled at growing brands and businesses with rich American heritages, becoming one of the largest apparel companies in the world. We have over 35,000 associates operating in over 40 countries and over $8 billion in annual revenues. We own the iconic CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Speedo*, Warner’s, Olga and True&Co. brands, and market a variety of goods under these and other nationally and internationally known owned and licensed brands.
*The Speedo brand is licensed for North America and the Caribbean in perpetuity from Speedo International, Limited.
About Safilo Group
Safilo Group is the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of quality and trust, leader in the premium sector for sunglasses, optical frames and sports eyewear. Design inspired and brand driven, Safilo translates extraordinary design into excellent products created thanks to a superior craftsmanship expertise dating back to 1878. With an extensive wholly owned global distribution network in 39 countries – in North and Latin America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific and China – Safilo is committed to quality distribution of its products all around the world. Safilo’s portfolio encompasses Carrera, Polaroid, Smith, Safilo, Oxydo, Dior, Dior Homme, Fendi, Banana Republic, Bobbi Brown, BOSS, BOSS Orange, Céline, Elie Saab, Fossil, Givenchy, Jack Spade, Jimmy Choo, Juicy Couture, Kate Spade, Liz Claiborne, Marc Jacobs, Max Mara, Max&Co., Pierre Cardin, Saks Fifth Avenue, Swatch, and Tommy Hilfiger.
Listed on the Italian Stock Exchange (ISIN code IT0004604762, Bloomberg SFL.IM, Reuters SFLG.MI), in 2015 Safilo recorded net revenues for Euro 1,279 million.
The TOMMY HILFIGER collection of sunglasses and optical frames is produced and distributed by Safilo Group, the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor, whose heritage in eyewear product creation and manufacturing dates back to 1878: a story of innovation and cutting-edge capabilities, the result of time, effort, skill, and dedication.
To pass on the company’s precious heritage to future generations, while modernizing it for future sustainability, Safilo has established the “Eyewear Product School”, assuming its important responsibility in the industry. Product design, development, and manufacturing capabilities are at the heart of the “Safilo Eyewear Product School”, coupled with passion, craftsmanship and innovation. The “Safilo Eyewear Product School” consists of a three-year apprenticeship combining theory and practice, for up to ten apprentices every year. It aspires to form a new generation of Eyewear Product Directors who will carry forward the passion and savoir-faire of the more than centenary tradition of highest quality Eyewear.