High Fashion’s Favourite Mouse: Mickey
By Anna Glassman

As designer Cath Kidston announces a new Disney collaboration, we look back at Mickey Mouse’s many fashion, retail and runway appearances. WGSN reports

Jul 18, 2016
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Fashion’s most loveable mouse is no stranger to the catwalk and the retail sphere. This season alone, the mouse will be spotted teaming up with British print designer Cath Kidston for a fashion and interiors collection that launches on September 26th and across the pond, US retailer Gap is also teaming up with Disney for a Mickey and Minnie Mouse themed clothing line set to hit stores in October.

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Cath Kidston and Mickey mouse

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WGSN has tracked Mickey’s movements from a sport & street trend alert in 2010, a festival flash in 2012, and an emerging trend report to the 2014 collaboration between Copenhagen-based streetwear brand Wood Wood and Disney on their capsule collection for both men and women. The twenty-four piece collection featured Mickey Mouse stretched and distorted for an original take on the familiar cartoon.

Copenhagen-based streetwear brand Wood Wood and Disney

In honour of Disney’s most famous mouse we look back at his many popular runway appearances.–Matt Feniger & Stephen Garner

Jeremy Scott Fall 2009

D&G Fall 2011

Jean-Charles de Castelbajac Spring 2012

Marc Jacobs Spring 2013

Bobby Abley Fall 2014

Opening Ceremony x Mickey Mouse Capsule Collection 2014

WGSN Street Shots 2014

 

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