The Weeknd has teamed up with Canadian retail store Roots, for the release of an exclusive varsity jacket. The white lambskin varsity-style jacket features the “XO” brand design on the back as this is known as the name of the official clothing line of The Weeknd. Only 60 of these jackets were made and available for sale on February 17, 2016 at Roots ( 80 Bloor St. West Toronto). The day of the release the singer posted:
Roots XO White Lambskin Varsity Jacket is officially sold out! Thank you to @rootscanada and all the fans for the support.
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For those of you who were unable to make it out of the country for this special purchase -no worries. The Weeknd offers more pieces from his clothing line online for your shopping access. Two more clothing releases have also been scheduled for The Weeknd’s line, Official Issue XO. A collection of gear from the line which mainly features the color Hunter Green was released January 21 – February 4 at www.shop.theweeknd.com as “round one”.
In addition, round two of this flash release is actually happening now! You can purchase merch from the Hunter Green flash release of Issue XO between February 11 and February 25 at www.shop.theweeknd.com. Designs featured in this unisex line include the “XO” signature in some way.
View the lookbook here to see which look you’ll be rocking.
Story By: Ashley Dior