Calvin Klein has officially appointed Raf Simons its new Chief Creative Officer
It’s official! After months of speculation, Calvin Klein has confirmed that previous Women’s Creative Director of Christian Dior Couture, Raf Simons, is the house’s new Chief Creative Officer. Simons replaces the creative duo, Francisco Costa and Italo Zucchelli.
The arrival of Raf Simons marks a new chapter for Calvin Klein. Simons will lead the creative strategy of the Calvin Klein brand globally across the Calvin Klein Collection, Calvin Klein Platinum, Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein Jeans, Calvin Klein Underwear and Calvin Klein Home brands. Simons will also oversee all aspects of Design, Global Marketing and Communications, and Visual Creative Services.
Simons’ first collections will debut for the fall 2017 season.