The “Rogue One”-inspired jacket will likely be bought for a limited time by way of Columbia’s website online and its freestanding shops.
So far as film followers go, “Star Wars” followers are identified to be extra zealous than most. And now because of Columbia Sportswear, they’ll gown the half for “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.”
Working in tandem with Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, the corporate has developed three types of jackets impressed by “Rogue One” characters Sergeant Jyn Erso, Captain Cassian Andor and the Imperial Death Trooper.
The limited-edition cinematic enterprise is a primary for Columbia Sportswear, which can supply the trio of merchandise by way of it’s website online and choose shops beginning Dec. 9. The $400 Jyn Erso Insurgent jacket is a stretch twill cotton jacket with leather-based particulars on the sleeves. The model borrows from the look of 1 worn by Felicity Jones, who performs Erso. Its quilted insulated vest may be worn in its personal or as a base layer. Extra heavy-duty is the $500 Captain Cassian Andor Insurgent Parka, a parka with a removable sherpa-lined hood with fake fur trim element. The waterproof breathable jacket additionally has Omni-Heatä Reflective lining, which is supposed to assist the wearer retain warmth.
“Star Wars” followers even have the choice of the Imperial Demise Trooper Jacket, a water-resistant, a breathable rain jacket that has related options to Columbia’s OutDry Extreme Diamond Shell Jacket. The $450 merchandise has reflective shoulder particulars, which are supposed to be a wink on the Dark Side. The garment’s pop-colored chest zippers are designed to resemble the Death Trooper’s imposing armor.
Joe Boyle, senior vp of Columbia Brand Merchandising and Design, stated that is Lucasfilm’s first outerwear collaboration. “’Star Wars’ is arguably probably the most globally recognizable movie franchise on this planet, and presents us with an unparalleled alternative to showcase our model and premier applied sciences.”
The blockbuster gained’t hit theaters for 2 extra weeks. Within the meantime, Jones, her costars Diego Luna, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk and the remainder of the forged all have Columbia’s limited-edition jackets, however it’s as much as them whether or not they select to put on them for press appearances, a Columbia spokeswoman stated Friday.