Burberry and Supreme have collaborated on a new collection due to be released this week. Supreme launched in Manhattan in 1994 catering to the city’s “skaters, punks and hip-hop heads.” Developing into a downtown institution, Supreme tyle and authenticity.”
Over 25 years later, the label has expanded globally, working with artists, photographers, designers, musicians, filmmakers and writers” that have contributed to it’s identity and attitude.
Burberry’s beginnings couldn’t be more contrasting. Founded by 21 year old Thomas Burberry in 1856, the first store was opened in Basingstoke, Hampshire. In 1879 Thomas invented Gabardine, a tough, tightly woven fabric worn by polar explorers Roald Amusden and Ernest Shackleton.
The Famous ‘Burberry Check’ pattern was created in the 1920s and since then the Fashion House has gone from strength to strength becoming one of the UK’s most Iconic luxury brands.
Items featured in the upcoming range include rugby shirts, puffer jackets, trench coats, hoodies, t-shirts and even a pair of denim shorts.
The Supreme x Burberry Spring 2022 collaboration will be released globally on 10 March.