Be strong and proud! Saks OFF 5TH has teamed up with The Phluid Phoundation in honor of Pride Month – and it’s safe to say that June is going to be one of the most stylish months of the year!
The beloved department store chain kicked off on June 1, launching a gender-neutral capsule collection with a cause. For each item purchased, the brand will donate 100% of net proceeds (up to $100,000) to the nonprofit.
For those new to The Phluid Phoundation, it supports vulnerable and marginalized members of the LGBTQ+ community, including BIPOC transgender youth and homeless LGBTQ+ youth.
As for the capsule collection, dubbed The Phluid Project, it includes everything from accessories, like hats and summery scarves, to clothing, including kaftans and shorts – all in eye-catching patterns and vibrant colors, of course. .
Standout pieces include the Tropical Baseball Cap ($40) and Floral Tie-Front Shirt ($60), both of which are perfect for vacations, warm-weather outings, and even on a float on a night out. a pride parade.
But wait, that’s not all! Along with the dynamic range of limited-edition products, the brand also unveiled a video campaign showcasing the LGBTQ+ community through dance – and it’s epic.
The jaw-dropping images feature dancers with varying skills. You’ll probably recognize at least a few of the dancers in the video. It stars Honey Balencaiga, West Dakota, Luis “Dosu” Carrera, Michelle Dorrance, Mila Jam, Courtney Taylor Key, Adriana Pierce and Harper Watters.
These two initiatives mark the second partnership between Saks OFF 5TH and The Phluid Phoundation. Last year the brand launched a capsule collection and some of these pieces are still available for purchase. See: the Be Kind Bucket Hat ($15, originally $25) and the Being Nice Is Very Cool Laptop Sleeve ($20, originally $30).
Keep scrolling to check out some of Stylish’s favorite pieces from the capsule collection, available now – and don’t forget to hit play on the campaign video above!