It seems like Swarovski is slowly however absolutely discovering its approach into sudden terrain: the gymnasium. Earlier this yr, the favored crystal model starred in a shocking collaboration with Nike, which yielded two pairs of bedazzled sneakers so shiny, we virtually needed to squint whereas them. And now Swarovski is again at it with one other partnership, this time with S’nicely, the corporate behind the favored reusable water bottles.
To ring within the vacation season, S’nicely is releasing two limited-edition collections that function its signature 17-ounce reusable bottles lined in dazzling Swarovski crystals. The Radiance Assortment contains bottles with a satiny, translucent end and caps embellished with greater than 500 hand-applied crystals; every bottle from this assortment will retail at $150. The Brilliance Assortment, alternatively, is a little more excessive, that includes bottles which are utterly lined with greater than 6,000 crystals and ring up at $1,500 every. Sure, you learn that accurately — 6,000 crystals . . . on a water bottle that prices greater than $1,000. These items are extra glamorous than I am going to ever be, and truthfully, I am completely OK with it.
Now, earlier than you go shaking your head at how unnecessarily extreme these blinged-out bottles are, there is a charitable effort behind the entire collaboration. The online earnings from the inaugural assortment will assist the Breast Most cancers Analysis Basis, which goals to forestall and treatment breast most cancers, Swarovski Waterschool, which teaches youngsters and households about sustainable growth, and (RED), which helps the struggle in opposition to AIDS. S’nicely will probably be donating 20 p.c of internet earnings from the Radiance bottles and 100 p.c of internet earnings from the Brilliance bottles to assist these three charitable companions. That definitely makes dropping $1,500 on a water bottle an entire lot extra acceptable proper?
So when precisely are you able to get your fingers on these wonderful bottles that’ll make you shine vibrant like a diamond on the gymnasium? One of many Brilliance bottles — which is totally lined in bright-pink Swarovski crystals — was already launched for buy on Oct. 1 in honor of Breast Most cancers Consciousness Month. On Nov. 1, S’nicely will probably be rolling out six bottles from each the Radiance and Brilliance assortment on swellbottle.com and thru choose retailers. The Swarovski x S’nicely partnership wraps up in December with the discharge of the ultimate two bottles — a scarlet-colored one from Radiance and a ruby-colored one from Brilliance — on the primary of the month.
We will not sit right here and faux that these water bottles would not depart a critical dent in our wallets, however we are able to definitely agree that they are straightforward on the eyes and cater to an obsession with all issues sparkly. Plus, they’re for an excellent trigger, so we simply may begin reducing again on a couple of Starbucks lattes every week to save lots of up for one among them. Within the meantime, learn on to admire the bedazzled bottles in each collections.