Contemporary New York city-based fashion brand alice + olivia by Stacey Bendet, made its Kuwait debut with the opening of its first store at Grand Avenue – The Avenues, in partnership with the Alshaya Group, the leading international franchise operator.
The opening was attended by members of the local media, fashion and lifestyle influencers, brand loyalists and customers, who were welcomed to discover the brand’s latest collection and explore the iconic exquisite décor which aptly reflects the whimsical spirit of the brand. A highlight of the evening included exclusive alice + olivia souvenirs designed by one of Kuwait’s leading illustrators, Abrar Zenkawi.
“Every new chapter of Alice + Olivia’s story is fueled by a pursuit to create a greater impact. I hope alice + olivia allows modern Kuwaiti women to express themselves and their personal style through our playful, yet sophisticated outfits and fashion-forward styling,” said Stacey Bendet, the brand’s CEO and Creative Director, at the opening.
The brand was born in 2002 from Bendet’s personal quest to create the perfect pair of pants and has grown into a full collection label including clothing, shoes, handbags and accessories. Today, alice + olivia is loved by many celebrities in Hollywood including Gwyneth Paltrow, Gigi Hadid, Kourtney Kardashian and Jessica Alba.
The brand’s contemporary and feminine appeal is inspired by Bendet’s love for vintage and all things feminine. With its use of exquisite fabrics and intricate embellishments, alice + olivia is synonymous for its colorful prints, flattering cuts and glamorous tailoring. The store features an exciting collection of bohemian styles for the season, oozing a kaleidoscope of vibrant colors and patterns that are perfect for holiday dressing.
To further explore alice + olivia’s colorful collection, visit the newly opened location at Grand Avenue - The Avenues, and follow @aliceandolivia on Facebook and Instagram.