Portland, OR (Vocus) April 29, 2009
lucy activewear, a fashion-forward performance apparel company for women, released two new summer collections today for running and exploring the outdoors. Designed to embrace the spirit of summer, the new collections feature bold colors, retro-inspired prints and moisture-wicking performance.
A first for lucy, the new beach collection features board shorts, capris, sport bras, bra-friendly camis and cover-ups in sunshine, dragonfly and pure red. Contrast stitching and floral prints combine with thoughtful design to bring a little So-Cal soul wherever summer may be.
Swift Run Collection
Runners can keep cool during hot-weather training in lucy’s new swift collection! Featuring tanks, halters and running shorts in various lengths, this collection offers bold, citrus-inspired colors and high-tech fabrics. Bright orchid, lemon, and spicy orange tops coordinate back to contrast trimmed shorts and oh-so-feminine running skirts.
lucy activewear is a Portland, Oregon-based apparel company that designs and sells fashion forward performance apparel for athletic women. Launched in 2000, the lucy brand has grown from lucy.com, an online-only retailer, to a national bricks-and-mortar chain operating 63 stores. In August of 2007, VF Corporation, a global leader in lifestyle branded apparel, completed its acquisition of lucy activewear, Inc. As a result, lucy is now a wholly owned subsidiary of VF Corporation.
VF Corporation is a global leader in lifestyle apparel with a diverse portfolio of jeanswear, outdoor, action sports, imagewear, sportswear and contemporary apparel brands. Its principal brands include Wrangler, Lee, Riders, The North Face, Vans, Reef, Eagle Creek, Eastpak, JanSport, Napapijri, Nautica, Kipling, John Varvatos, 7 For All Mankind®, lucy®, Ella Moss®, Splendid®, Majestic® and Red Kap.
Access the VF Corporation's press releases, annual report and other information through the Company's home page, http://www.vfc.com.