The Sesame Street Muppets are delivering on the seasonal festivities for its young adult fanbase, thanks to the latest wave of collaborations between Sesame Workshop and some of the leading names in streetwear, fast-fashion, beauty, and more.
“We’re proud to work with unique lifestyle brands in creating and delivering sought-after product lines geared specifically for adults featuring the Sesame Street characters,” said Gabriela Arenas, vice president of licensing, North America, Sesame Workshop.
“The collaborations give our fans an opportunity to continue to engage with their beloved childhood friends this holiday season while celebrating Sesame Street’s 50th anniversary.”
China Glaze, best known for its unique range of nail polishes, has launched its second Sesame Street collaboration of the year called the 50 Years and Counting collection. This collection feature shades that are inspired by the characters’ personalities like Giggling All the Way, Cele-bert, A Grouchy New Year, Me Ate Santa’s Cookies, and T is for Tinsel.
Meanwhile, the Bathing Ape x Sesame Street collection is the second collaboration from the cult favourite Japanese streetwear brand and incorporates both brands’ unique worlds. T-shirts, hoodies, totes, and keychains feature BAPE’s Milo and Baby Milo alongside Cookie Monster, Big Bird, and other furry friends drawn in the Bape illustration style.
Smash + Tess, the home of the original Romper, has teamed up with Sesame Street to pay homage to the Sesame Street’s most revered monsters with two limited-edition Sesame Street prints, while the Canada-based fashion design house Peace Collective’s exclusive collection pairs Sesame Street characters with Peace Collective’s trademark slogans across apparel and accessories.
The line also includes sweaters, t-shirts, hats, mugs, pins and magnets.
Oh and there’s more, because the world-renowned fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi has recently showed off his designs by wearing a hat from his new line of beanies for adults featuring his favourite characters: Elmo, Cookie Monster and Big Bird.
And finally, H&M’s capsule collection for men consists of practical and fun pieces using Sesame Street’s vintage art. Fans of the logo trend will also notice the collection includes several pieces: twill overalls, jacket, cotton shirt and jacquard scarf that feature a black and white repeat pattern of the iconic Sesame Street sign.