This Valentine’s Day, & Other Stories presents a curated capsule collection inspired by dreams and the magic of sleep. Named ‘‘Rêve Éveillé” (French for daydreaming), the collection captures the mood and mystery of Parisian boudoir, transforming sleepwear into daywear in the chicest ways. True to tradition, Valentine’s Day is also an occasion when ‘& Other Stories’ tends to share tales about love and relationships. This year, the y highlight friendships in a shoot at the Le Meurice Hotel in Paris, the hometown to one of their design ateliers, together with musician and street style favourite Patricia Manfield and her best friend and manager Renata Di Pace.
As Patricia and Renata love to travel together, they know that the best wardrobe solution when you want to be comfy, look chic and pack light is embracing a pyjama-by-day look. “PJ – inspired pieces are easy to wear and the best way to look like you didn’t try too hard. The key is how to style it. Wear sleepwear with a great pair of sneakers, accessories with a hat and a great coat and lots of jewellery.
‘& Other Stories’ blurs the line between day and night dressing with a curated capsule collection launching in time for Valentine’s Day. As this occasion reminds people to cherish the ones closest to them, it calls for a story of love and relationships that also captures the mood of the collection. Together with musician and street style favourite Patricia Manfield and her best friend , & Other Stories dedicates this year’s Valentine’s Day to friendships.
This collection is made to be lived, loved and dreamed in and features ready to wear ensembles in luxe silk blends and soft velvets. The pieces are all very versatile and can be layered and combined in endless ways, showing that looking chic has never been more comfortable . Accessories such as pom pom slippers, a turban, a dream journal and sleeping masks enhance the PJ inspiration – all done in a color palette with a Parisian feel, ranging from deep navy and burgundy to soft pink, creamy white and golden mustard.
This capsule collection features 17 pieces, ranging from ready to wear accessories. Prices vary from a 125 euro kimono jacket to a pair of 69 euro trouser. This collection will be available from today the 8th of February in stores and online at stores.com. Have and wonderful valentines and I hope you spend it with someone special.