Nov 27, 2015
The best designer collaborations of the last decade.
Christopher Kane x TopshopSource: Topshop Credits: ELLE Canada
When: Fall 2009 At 39 pieces, this was Topshop’s biggest designer collection to date at the time. The collab featured sky-high platform shoes, printed tees and plenty of grommet embellishment and proved that high-wattage designer collabs aren’t just found at H&M. READ MORE: 13 bodysuits that will elevate any outfit
Acne x LanvinSource: Acne x Lanvin Credits: ELLE Canada
When: Winter 2008 The storied French fashion house teamed up with the cool Swedish label to put a new spin on denim – turning it into suits, dresses, coats, jewellery and bags. The collaboration was so successful it continued until 2011. READ MORE: 15 anything-but-boring ways to wear denim
Kanye West x Louis VuittonSource: Louis Vuitton Credits: ELLE Canada
When: Summer 2009 Before the Yeezy Boost, Kanye lent his vision of the ultimate luxury sneaker to Louis Vuitton. The collection consisted of tonal low tops and high tops as well as a boat shoe, each emblazoned with LV’s signature patterns. Pops of neon pink on the soles were adventurous to say the least. READ MORE: A guide to raiding your boyfriend's closet