Anne Klein, known best for apparel and footwear, last week announced its entry into the furniture category via a licensing agreement with Nova Design, according to a press release from brand owner WHP Global.
The collection, to debut this winter, will feature “Parisian Chic, Scandinavian, and mid-century styles,” inspired in part by the late designer’s homes in Manhattan and the Hamptons, per the release.
Private equity-backed brand management firm WHP Global bought Anne Klein from Premier Brands Group three years ago. Nova is an importer and distributor of home furnishings, including those sold by Ashley Furniture, according to its website.
Under brand management firm WHP Global, Anne Klein is getting into a category that appears to be on the wane, after a major lift from the