Lauren Conrad is collaborating with Disney to launch a Minnie Mouse-inspired women's collection for her LC Lauren Conrad for Kohl's line. Slated to be available beginning May 10, it involves lots of polka dots and bows in Minnie's signature red and white. Prices range from $36 to $68. [Us Weekly]
This is Conrad's second Disney collaboration in just a few months. In February, she debuted a Disney Cinderella collection, also part of her Kohl's line, as seen in the photo above.
--John Varvatos announced Friday that he will show his Spring 2016 menswear collection on July 16 as the finale to the inaugural New York Men's Fashion Week. Varvatos last showed in New York in 2008. Since then, his collections have been shown in Milan. "From the time I started my brand in 2000, the timing between NYFW and the menswear calendar was never truly aligned," Varvatos said in a news release. "I am very excited about coming home to help launch the first ever NYC menswear week!"
Other designers who plan to participate in some way in New York Men's Fashion Week include Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, Rag & Bone, Public School, Billy Reid, Todd Snyder, Michael Bastian, Duckie Brown, Patrik Ervell and Timo Weiland. [WWD]
--New Coachella-themed T-shirts from the Elder Statesman could be said to be worth the price of admission, reports our Adam Tschorn. Indeed, at $540, the silk/cashmere blend shirt costs more than a $399 festival pass. [Los Angeles Times]
--Oliver Peoples and Byredo are launching a joint collection of eyewear and fragrances inspired by Los Angeles. [WWD]