"Watch out world: Anna Dello Russo is bringing her signature over-the-top style to the masses.The Vogue Japan editor has designed a range of accessories for H&M, which will hit stores on October 4th, right smack dab in the middle of Fashion Month.
“I am excited by this collaboration: this is the first time H&M has involved a fashion director in a special project,” Dello Russo said in a press release. “This is the sign of an important evolution in fashion, and I am both thrilled and humbled to be the one chosen to lead it.”
“I wanted to create precious accessories that are impossible to find,” she continued. “As a stylist, I know accessorization is essential; it is the personal touch in any outfit. With these pieces, everybody can have fun, and turn an ordinary day into a fantastic fashion day.”
“The collection is a celebration of excess, fantasy and decoration,” H&M’s Creative Advisor Margareta van den Bosch said. Of course, coming from ADR, we would expect no less..." (Phelan, May 3, 2012)