Coach has a long history of collaborating with artists from under-represented groups, including Jean-Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring. And the latest Coach x Michael B. Jordan collection continues this tradition. For this, his third collaboration with the label, Jordan and Coach Creative Director Stuart Vevers worked with real friend of actor and multi-trait artist Blue the Great to create a capsule packed with exciting visuals and designs. luxury,
With Blue the Great’s living art on Coach’s luxury leather goods and apparel, this new Michael B. Jordan collaboration combines the best of streetwear and haute couture, giving style lovers a chance to brighten up their guard. – dress for fall. The collection showcases Blue the Great’s ‘mummified’ style of illustration, showing the brand’s house signature ‘C’ and beloved dinosaur mascot Rexy wrapped in bandages. And while Blue’s mummy wrappers and artistic flourishes have a playful quality, they also make consumers wonder how they present themselves. Overflowing with his bandages, Blue the Great’s Rexy urges Coach fans to break their own wrappers to bravely show off and celebrate their true selves.
To celebrate the launch of the Michael B. Jordan x Blue collection, Complex recently visited the artist’s studio in Los Angeles to photograph the two talents modeling their favorite pieces and interview them about their friendship and work process. You can check out a teaser photo from that photoshoot above, then scroll down to see some of our favorite pieces from the collection. And, of course, keep your eyes peeled for our next lookbook and interview with Jordan and Blue. Trust us, you’ll want to see this no matter what is around you right now.