Beyonce teams up with mother to launch fashion collectionOctober 29th, 2008 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 29 (IANS) American singer Beyonce Knowles has teamed up with her designer mother Tina Knowles, 54, for the launch of their latest collection in their fashion range of House of Dereon.The duo’s latest season is inspired by the singer’s latest film role, playing Etta James in “Cadillac Records”, which is set for release in December, reports dailymail.co.uk.
House of Dereon was launched by the Knowles family in 2006 as a pret-a-porter fashion line.
Dereon was the maiden name of Beyonce’s grandmother Agnèz Deréon, whose married name Agnèz Beyincé inspired the singer’s first name.
The collection is sold with the tagline “Couture. Kick. Soul” as it represents the spirits of three generations of Knowles women.
Tina is the ‘couture’ thanks to her design talents, Beyonce brings the ‘kick’, while late Agnez had the ’soul’.