We’ve got bittersweet news. Sweet: Loewe has a new Studio Ghibli collaboration in the works, a collection inspired by Howl’s Moving Castle. Bitter: It’ll be the Spanish brand’s final team-up with the Japanese animation studio.
Loewe x Howl’s Moving Castle will release both in-store and online on February 2 (particularly determined shoppers can register for early access at
While the full scope of Loewe’s latest Studio Ghibli endeavor has yet to be revealed, a teaser posted to the label’s Instagram account provides a sneak peek at items to expect, including bags decorated with Calcifer and the Witch of the Waste. In apparel, what appears to be a feathered top is embroidered with Howl himself. (Here’s hoping Hin and Prince Kakashi make an appearance, too.)
While we mourn the conclusion of Loewe x Studio Ghibli (a Kiki’s Delivery Service collection would’ve slapped!), an old adage comes to mind: Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.