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Victor Cruz's talents expand beyond football and salsa dancing. WWD reports that the New York Giants wide receiver has designed a capsule collection for 3x1, the New York City-based denim store that boasts its own in-store factory.
"He came into the shop the first time after the Giants won the Super Bowl and we've always wanted to do something a little more unique and special on the men's side," 3x1 founder Scott Morrison told the paper.
Debuting online and in stores (including the brand's just-opened Southampton location) in September, the five-piece collection that's dubbed "A Fall to Remember" will consist of a chambray shirt, two pairs of jeans, a shirt jacket, and a military coat, all made of Japanese fabrics and ranging in price from $325 to $1,325. A portion of sale proceeds will go to the Victor Cruz foundation, which helps to bring STEM-related programs to local Boys & Girls Clubs.
Cruz, a New Jersey native, might be new at designing, but he's shown an interest in fashion since rising to fame a few years back: He's a regular Met Ball attendee, a front row fixture at New York Fashion Week (and a likely guest at several of next week's New York Fashion Week: Men's shows), and is front Givenchy's fall/winter campaign.