SEVENTEEN member Vernon has been officially selected as Kenzo’s newest and first-ever global ambassador.
Here are the details.
SEVENTEEN Vernon Confirmed As Kenzo’s First-Ever Global Ambassador
On June 23, Kenzo revealed that Vernon of SEVENTEEN became their first-ever global ambassador.
Kenzo is a French luxury fashion house, which was founded by Japanese designer Kenzo Takada in 1970. In their announcement of Vernon’s inclusion, artistic director Nigo, welcomed the idol to the fashion brand.
“I’m honored and thankful to welcome Vernon into the Kenzo family,” the director stated.
KENZO is thrilled to announce #VERNON as its first global ambassador.
— KENZO (@kenzo) June 22, 2023
According to Women’s Wear Daily, Vernon’s first official appearance representing the brand will be on June 23, when he’ll attend the co-ed fashion show during Men’s Fashion Week in Paris, France. The artist will also be flaunting different advertising campaigns for Kenzo’s sneakers and clothes.
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Kenzo followed up their praises on Vernon’s artistry, visuals, and star power. They stated, “Vernon has received global recognition and established his reputation due to his exceptional vocal abilities and versatile visuals.”
Meanwhile, Vernon also shared his true feelings about the partnership, expressing how excited he was for the collaboration and what it will bring into the future.
“Being Kenzo’s global ambassador is an honor and a fortunate one,” Vernon remarked. He continued, “I’m really looking forward to showing new sides of me to CARATs worldwide, as I’m excited to discover the synergy this partnership will display.”
CARATs Congratulate Vernon For Being Appointed As Kenzo’s First Global Ambassador
They also expressed their gratitude to Kenzo for choosing Vernon as their first-ever global ambassador. Meanwhile, some looked forward to seeing Vernon’s upcoming activities with the brand.
Read their comments below:
“He’s the best choice! Let’s go!”
“I’m so excited for this! will be tuning in.”
“Thank you for choosing Vernon. Thank you for your continued support.”
“Kenzo, we assure you that Vernon’s the greatest choice. Congrats!”
“Good luck Vernon, you will be the shining ambassador of the event.”
“I can’t wait to see you and you were really amazing today, really impressive, and the outfit you wore really suits you, really just wow.”
“I’m so happy for you. You’re reaching new heights. I’m so glad to see you collab with a brand that completely aligns with your fashion sense.”
“I can’t wait to see what’s to come! Hoping to see a Vernon collection drop someday.”
In other news, SEVENTEEN has released their 10th mini album “FML” on April 24, with title tracks “Super” and “F*ck My Life.”
According to Hanteo, the album has sold 4,550,214 copies for its first week from April 24 to 30. This feat led SEVENTEEN to have the highest record for the best-selling Korean album in Hanteo.
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Written by Riely Miller