Designer Narciso Rodriguez Introduces First Ever Capsule Collection Available Exclusively On eBay, On Sale February 15
By: eBay Inc. Staff
Original Collection Delivers Accessible Designer Fashion via eBay’s Global Online Marketplace
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY), the world’s largest online marketplace and leading U.S. destination for clothing, shoes and accessories, and designer Narciso Rodriguez introduce the Narciso Rodriguez for eBay Collection, available for purchase starting February 15 at 12:00PM EST/ 9:00AM PST. The designer’s original capsule collection will be sold exclusively through the Narciso Rodriguez eBay Store, redefining how and where savvy shoppers can buy designer fashion at extraordinary value.
“For me it’s always been about dressing many women of all ages, all types, all sizes, and this special collection on eBay is a unique opportunity to reach a broad global audience.”
“I am extremely excited by the possibilities that this new online sales channel brings to my business long term,” says Rodriguez. “For me it’s always been about dressing many women of all ages, all types, all sizes, and this special collection on eBay is a unique opportunity to reach a broad global audience.”
The eight-piece limited-edition collection is made from imported Italian fabrics, and bears Rodriguez’s signature streamlined look and sophisticated color blocking created in a red, black and white color palette. The collection will be offered at accessible, fixed price points ranging from $65 - $350, in sizes 0 to 14, or extra small to large, and available for purchase exclusively through the Narciso Rodriguez eBay Store at www.ebay.com/narcisorodriguezforebay.
“eBay offers designers an innovative, efficient online sales channel, and the unique ability to reach millions of customers directly,” says Lorrie Norrington, president of eBay Marketplaces. “We’re excited that Rodriguez chose eBay for his first direct-to-consumer online retail venture, recognizing the power of the global Marketplace and our community of nearly 90 million active users.”
The capsule collection, designed for the spring/summer season, includes a Denim Jacket; Denim Slim Skirt; Sleeveless Matte Jersey Dress with asymmetrical seam detail; Cap Sleeve Matte Jersey Dress with shoulder drape detail; Scoop Neck Matte Jersey Dress with a three quarter sleeve and exposed back zipper; Jersey Top with asymmetrical seam detail; Python Printed T-Shirt; and water-resistant Reversible Trench with a multi-stitch self-belt. Additionally, the designer’s canvas and grosgrain espadrilles will be sold through the Narciso Rodriguez eBay Store.
Rodriguez, a three-time Council of Fashion Designers of America winner, is a celebrity fashion favorite who regularly dresses the likes of Michelle Obama, Sarah Jessica Parker, Rachel Weisz, Claire Danes and Jessica Alba.
For more information, visit www.ebay.com/narcisorodriguezforebay. And, to join the conversation follow @eBay_Fashion, eBay’s newly launched home for fashion finds, tips and trends on Twitter, at www.twitter.com/ebay_fashion.
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Narciso Rodriguez for eBay Collection images are available for editorial use only. Photo credit: Paul Cruz.
Narciso Rodriguez for eBay Collection item detail, colorways, pricing and sizing:
1. Denim Jacket: Unlined stretch cotton denim jacket with top stitch seams, covered front placket, inside piping at seams and a two-way zipper | Color: Black | Price: $225 | Sizes: 0 -14
2. Denim Slim Skirt: Stretch cotton denim slim skirt with top stitched seams and back zipper | Color: Black | Price: $150 | Sizes: 0 - 14
3. Cap Sleeve Matte Jersey Dress: Mid-weight matte jersey dress with shoulder drape detail | Color: Solid Black, Black with red contrast at shoulder | Price: $250 | Sizes: 0 - 14
4. Scoop Neck Matte Jersey Dress: Mid-weight matte jersey dress with three quarter sleeve, self-lined bodice and exposed back zipper | Color: Solid Black, Solid Red | Price: $270 | Sizes: 0 - 14
5. Sleeveless Matte Jersey Dress: Mid-weight matte jersey dress with asymmetrical seam detail | Color: Solid black, Black with white contrast | Price: $250 | Sizes: 0 - 14
6. Jersey Top: Lightweight Jersey Top with asymmetrical seam detail | Color: Solid black, Black with white contrast | Price: $65 | Sizes: XS - L
7. Python Printed T-Shirt: Lightweight cotton jersey crew neck python printed t-shirt | Color: Printed black design on white | Price: $70 | Sizes: XS – L
8. Reversible Trench: Double face cotton, water-resistant trench, with flat felled seams, front placket and multi-stitch self belt. Reversible. | Color: Black reverses to white with black detail | Price: $350 | Sizes: XS - L
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