Vancouver One of Only 12 World Cities to Feature New Burberry Collection

  Burberry, 1101 Alberni Street, Vancouver. Photo: Google Street View screen capture.

Burberry, 1101 Alberni Street, Vancouver. Photo: Google Street View screen capture.

Downtown Vancouver's free-standing Burberry store is one of only 12 worldwide to receive the British luxury brand's new series of pricey bucket bags. Vancouver is, by far, the smallest of the 12 cities receiving this honour. 

According to Women's Wear Daily, Vancouver joins London, Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Paris, Milan, Barcelona, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing and Osaka as the only cities in the world to feature 12 styles of pre-launched Burberry bucket bags. Among the 12 styles are animal-print suede fringe, suede, suede fringe and animal print, done in assorted colours including black, elderberry, olive, cognac, racing green and navy. 

  Photo: Burberry

Photo: Burberry

The collection is technically for Autumn/Winter 2015, and it will launch in other Burberry stores in the middle of July. Prices range between (Canadian Dollars) $2,795 and $3,495. 

Canadian Retail News From Around The Web: June 16, 2015