PLANO, Texas, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- jcpenney [NYSE: JCP] is adding three new designers to its 2012 holiday lineup with limited-engagement collections from LULU by Lulu Guinness™, Jenny Packham® Boudoir and Double Happiness Vivienne Tam™. Each designer infused her unique design aesthetic and personality into a line of handbags, fashion accessories and exciting gift items that are now available exclusively at most jcpenney stores and on jcp.com through the holiday season.
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"We partnered with three leading designers to create unique collections that offer affordable luxury during the holidays," said Liz Sweney, chief merchant at jcpenney. "Each stayed true to her signature style to ensure every item reflects its namesake brand. The collections range in price from $8 to $65, making each piece accessible to more customers across the country."
LULU by Lulu Guinness
Known for her love of retro glamour and modern chic, British designer Lulu Guinness brings her colorful, cheeky style to LULU by Lulu Guinness. Filled with whimsical, unexpected designs, the collection includes handbags and fashion accessories to brighten any look. LULU by Lulu Guinness is available for a limited time during the holiday season and will expand its assortment in 2013 with a dedicated shop inside jcpenney.
"I am so thrilled to be working with jcpenney on my new LULU by Lulu Guinness line. The heart of the brand is a fabulous line of unique fun prints that offers American customers a chic but affordable way to dress up any outfit," said Lulu Guinness OBE, founder and creative director of Lulu Guinness. "LULU by Lulu Guinness is a London-inspired collection that takes a fresh and innovative approach to capturing the spirit of the city."
Jenny Packham Boudoir
Designs from British runway designer Jenny Packham often grace the red carpet. Her new holiday line at jcpenney, Jenny Packham Boudoir, features elegant pieces perfect for holiday dressing and gifting. From jewelry boxes and bracelets to cosmetic bags and coin purses, her collection offers a touch of sophisticated glamour to any woman's wardrobe.
Double Happiness Vivienne Tam
Vivienne Tam is a passionate designer known for her Eastern-inspired designs. Double Happiness Vivienne Tam features Tam's signature dragon print throughout this vividly colorful collection. Offering items including cosmetic bags, scarves and slippers, Double Happiness Vivienne Tam offers modern style at an affordable price.
jcpenney Media Relations
Ann Marie Bishop and Sarah Holland
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