Tyler, the Creator isn’t new to the designer space. Transmitting his skating roots into the Golf Wang brand, Tyler’s creative works have evolved such as his Converse Golf le Fleur to collections utilizing bright colors that seem almost impossible to pull off elsewhere. With Tyler’s impressive resume, he brings his creativity to Lacoste for an anticipated collaboration of tennis-inspired streetwear
Tyler has been spotted in co-branded Golf le Fleur x Lacoste rugby shirt and on social media teasing the collection at events, such as performances and at the French Open. With no official details announced until recently, conversation spurred about a potential collaboration possibly emerging. The official announcement of the collaboration has unveiled an entire tennis-inspired collection. In addition to signature Lacoste polos, pieces releasing include complete tracksuit set, tees, pants, shorts, socks, bucket hats, cardigan sweater, and jacket. As expected, the collection opts for a brighter tone of colors of blues, pinks, browns, and more. The 16-piece collection will range from retail prices of $48 to $650.
Tyler, the Creator and Lacoste working together marks not only Tyler’s progression as a designer, but also how iconic prep brands are paying attention to creatives of different backgrounds. With the combination of bright colors and a more refined look, the collection emits an aesthetic that resonate with both Lacoste and Golf le Fleur brand that gives nod to both French culture and streetwear. Checkout images of the Tyler, the Creator and Lacoste’s collaborative collection below and stay tuned for the iconic collection’s upcoming release on July 17th at Kith, Union LA, Concepts, Ssense, and Lacoste.