Nordic way of living model ARKET will start supplying merchandise from its children’s collection for lease as a result of a new partnership with Amsterdam-based mostly online store and apparel subscription Circos. From 28 January 2021, a wide assortment of ARKET types can be rented both independently or as element of an edited bundle of outfits on circos.co, shipped immediately to the doorway.
“We’re genuinely delighted to be equipped to give our buyers the risk to share products and solutions with other families and very pleased to be part of Circos in their eyesight for a additional circular daily everyday living. Children’s outfits will need to be made with a longer-phrase horizon in thoughts, and all our clothes are consciously supposed to be handed down when outgrown.” Pernilla Wohlfahrt, Taking care of Director ARKET
A standard youngster grows by way of eight dimensions in the 1st two many years of its lifestyle, and on common, their mom and dad get about 280 items of garments for the duration of this time – most of which are only made use of for a couple of months, or even a lot less. Leasing as a substitute of getting permits prospects to share the footprint of the products and solutions and also saves time, income and room as the wardrobe can mature along with the little one.
“With our partnership, ARKET and Circos bring a beneficial and considerably-wanted company to a expanding current market of environmentally-aware mom and dad and caretakers. I am very excited about the journey ahead of us, earning vogue extra sustainable and simplifying superior options.” Erick Bouwer, founder and CEO at Circos.
The Circos subscription is available to European consumers from €19,50 for every thirty day period. Rented clothes can be held and used for as long as they match and returned when it is time to sizing up or update the wardrobe for a new time. In between 8 and ten families will share and love the very same piece of clothing, and when the item sooner or later wears out, the supplies are repurposed to make new merchandise.