Frock and roll is back, sort of. New York-based designer Alexander Wang and Beats By Dr. Dre has introduced a three-piece limited edition collection in time for the holidays. The collection includes the Beats Studio headphones, Beats Pill portable speaker and Urbeats earbuds. No stranger to black, Wang designed the collection in minimalist matte black and accented them with his signature pale gold lines. Each item comes with its own embossed glossy stingray case with zipper and clip.
Speaking to WWD about the collection Wang said: “The limited-edition collection for Beats by Dr. Dre includes my favorite headphones and portable speaker.” Wang also added he was looking for a clean, minimal look with a touch of luxury. Wang a fan of music himself and find creative inspirations for his work from the music world, collaborated in past with stars like Kanye West and Nicki Minaj. Wang himself use Dr. Dre headphones, especially when he travels.
The headphones retail for $449, the speaker is $299 and the earbuds are $149. The products will be offered in a presale event on Dec. 15 at beatsbydre.com. They go on sale to the public on Dec. 16 at beatsbydre.com and alexanderwang.com.