Palace has sent the streetwear community into a frenzy after it announced a surprise collaboration with Ralph Lauren. On the same day the London skate brand also revealed the launch of its Tokyo store, which will feature “many exclusive bits”.
The Palace Ralph Lauren collection will launch in Europe and North America on Friday November 9 and Japan and Korea on Saturday November 10. The lookbook has revealed a series of garments, including everything from to outerwear and accessories. the iconic polo bear which many had hoped for has also made an appearance to many collectors' satisfaction.
The all new Tokyo store will open Saturday November 3 in Shibuya in Tokyo. The opening will host an array of exclusive items including a Mount Fuji print hoodie, a collaboration with Pringle of Scotland and some leather accessories.
November is shaping up to be a historic month for Lev Tanju's company. Collaborating with one of the world's most recognisable and respected brands while opening a store in one of the most fashion-conscious cities in the world are true milestones for Palace, which is now in its 9th year.
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