KARL LAGERFELD X MELISSA
The first range - consisting of four different autumn/winter 2013-14 styles - will be unveiled in March. Paulo Pedo, CEO of Melissa, referred to the Lagerfeld partnership as "one of the most exciting collaborations the company has ever seen".
Brazilian-based brand Melissa is known for its colourful plastic jelly shoes and has previously worked with Vivienne Westwood, Jean Paul Gaultier, Gareth Pugh and model Alessandra Ambrosio.
"We are very excited about the partnership with Melissa who have been great in translating Karl's inspirations and designs into truly iconic and fun fashion products that many women in the world will happily wear," said Pier Paolo Righi, CEO of Karl Lagerfeld.