Today, Barney’s announced the launch of A New York Holiday, a collection curated by one of the world’s most successful rappers and entrepreneur’s Jay-Z. 100% of sales from all items in the 30 piece collection will be donated to his Shawn Carter Foundation.
The Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation is a New York-based charity started by Jay Z 10 years ago which awards post-secondary education scholarships to students facing socio-economic hardships.
The collection includes men’s clothing, accessories, shoes, bags, jewelry, and even a cologne. The collection boasts many high-end designer pieces and a few big ticket items: Hoorsenbuhs Gold New York City Ring ($12,500), Hublot 18k Gold Shawn Carter by Hublot 45mm Classic Fusion Watch ($33,900), Rick Owens Mollino Crocodile Jacket ($58,000), Hublot Shawn Carter by Hublot Black Ceramic 45mm Classic Fusion Watch ($17,900). You can see a few of our favorite picks from the collection in the slideshow below.
Plus, to celebrate the launch TODAY ONLY, 10% of all sales from all Barney’s Flagship Stores (find one near you) and Barneys.com will be donated to the Shawn Carter Foundation.