• 27-OCT-2017

FILA Launches Women’s Capsule Collection with Barneys New York

(FILA North America) - FILA and Barneys New York are continuing their partnership with an exclusive FILA XO Barneys New York women’s capsule collection. The iconic sportsstyle brand and luxury specialty retailer first launched four women’s footwear styles this summer. The line has now expanded to include a ready-to-wear collection, released as part of thedrop@barneys.

The apparel range consists of ten styles including a bodysuit, sleeveless tee, polo shirt, halter bra, long sleeve crop top, hoodie, skirt, jogger, legging, and puffer jacket. Logo embellishments, FILA taping and reflective silver details decorate rich textures like ribbed knits, while a color palette of navy, rio red, gray and gardenia makes for a mix of modern yet classic styles. Prices range from $75 for the sleeveless tee to $295 for the puffer jacket, which is limited to 50 pieces.

Also among the offerings is the FILA XO Barneys New York Disruptor II Lux in a new silver hue. Limited to 50 pairs, the footwear features a silver upper and reflective details that echo elements of the apparel collection. FILA's signature logo appears on the shoe's tongue, quarter, midsole, and back counter, while FILA XO Barneys New York branding decorates the rio red footbed. A silver "X” embroidered pull tab is featured on the left shoe, with an “O” embroidered pull tab on the right shoe.  

The FILA XO Barneys New York capsule will be featured at the retailer’s thedrop@barneys event on October 28 & 29 at its Madison Avenue flagship in New York City and on barneys.com. thedrop@barneys is a first-of-its-kind two-day event, in partnership with Highsnobiety, that will feature exclusive capsule collection and product launches, designer appearances, unique in-store activations and programming.  The FILA XO Barneys New York collection will launch within “Café FILA at the drop,” a shoppable café showcasing the collection alongside coffee and classic Italian treats in a nod to FILA’s heritage.

The FILA XO Barneys New York collection will be available in select Barneys New York stores and at www.barneys.com.

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About FILA
Over the last half century, FILA has been there for iconic moments, accompanying extraordinary individuals in pursuit of true sport – those who courageously challenge limits and defy expectations through a seamless combination of power and grace.  From its humble textile beginnings in Biella, Italy in 1911 to its historic introduction of color on the tennis court in 1973, the brand has always taken pride in creating designs as bold and breathtaking as its wearers. With a philosophy of innovation and a commitment to performance and sophistication, FILA continues to make a statement with styles that are novel in aesthetic and effective in function. Visit www.FILA.com to see the full collection of apparel and footwear.

About Barneys New York
Barneys New York (Barneys) is a luxury specialty retailer renowned for having the most discerning edit from the world’s top designers, including women’s and men’s ready-to-wear, accessories, shoes, jewelry, cosmetics, fragrances, and gifts for the home. Barneys' signature sense of wit and style is manifested in its creative advertising campaigns, original holiday themes, and celebrated window displays. Founded as a men's retailer in 1923 in downtown Manhattan, it became an international arbiter of high style for both women and men in the 1970s, renowned for discovering and developing new and innovative design talent. Today, Barneys New York operates flagship stores uptown on Madison Avenue and downtown in Chelsea in New York City, as well as additional flagships in Beverly Hills, Chicago, Seattle, Boston, San Francisco, and Las Vegas, along with a preeminent luxury online store, Barneys.com, as well as 16 other stores and outlets across the United States. For more information about Barneys New York, please visit www.Barneys.com and explore its luxury content site, The Window, for an insider's look into the Barneys world: a behind-the-scenes visit with exciting designers, fashion, events, and the Barneys team.