The central inspiration for this exclusive capsule collection for menswear, womenswear and childrenswear comes from the National Geographic’s ambitious Photo Ark project. Led by award winning National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore, Photo Ark is a long-term project has the objective of documenting every living species present in zoos, aquariums and wildlife sanctuaries around the world.

Lacoste selected from the Sartore archive, a monster one consisting of over 10,500 species, four key animals: the Grévy’s Zebra, the Green and Black Poison Dart Frog, the Halloween Pennant Dragonfly and the Jaguar.

Every item of the Lacoste collection comes with a special hangtag detailed information about each species.

The capsule collection includes various categories, from tops and sweaters to eyewear, sneakers, bags and underwear. Classic red and navy blue t-shirts Lacoste are proposed with customized crocodile print motifs, and Jaguar, Zebra and Frog animalier prints.

The collection has also a special itemta targeted to kids, featured by a giant crocodile customized with zebra stripes or jaguar spots.

Naturally, all the materials are sourced from recycling supply chains.

The Lacoste x National Geographic collection will be available from November 11th, 2020 in Lacoste’s e-shop and in physical stores and wholesalers.