Versus Ventures into Collaborations with J.W. Anderson

After nabbing the Emerging Talent Award at Tuesday’s British Fashion Awards, J.W. Anderson has another reason to celebrate. The knitwear wonder has just been named the first designer to work with Versace’s Versus line for next spring. The collaboration is part of a bigger shift as the brand will focus on teaming up with young designers, talents, and creatives to craft capsule collections. Anderson is no stranger to collaborations either as he just completed a collection for Topshop. And how does According to the Telegraph, Donatella Versace couldn’t be more excited about the new match up. “I keep a close eye on young talent, and have been impressed by Jonathan’s work over the last couple of years,” she told the publication. “Versus is all about fun, change, and digital. I can’t wait to present this collaboration!”