target relaunches go international designer dresses

i remember hearing that target would re-release some of the previous go international designer collections a while ago.  looks like the dust has settled–34 dresses from 17 go international designer collaborations all priced under $50 will be hitting stores and online march 13th.  they’ll be available through april 10th, or until the more likely scenario–they’ll sell out.  i like the idea of go international and i love target, but i have to admit that there haven’t been too many designer collections that have wowed me.  i think h&m’s collaborations usually look better, although some of them are pretty expensive (lanvin anyone?).  there were some that i missed out on the first time around that i may pick up this time though.

these are personal favorites that i’ll be mulling over:

rodarte for target slip dress in peach, $44.99

rodarte for target lace-print dress in black/tan, $39.99

zac posen for target wrap dress in pink, $44.99

i don’t remember what the price points were like for the collections previously…but the prices aren’t too bad this time around.  i remember the zac posen pieces i purchased were pretty expensive initially (the dresses were like $100, but i got them on sale/clearance for $40-$70).

i have only purchased from the zac posen collection.  most of the go international designs have failed to impress me and i had not heard of a lot of the designers.  i think target could benefit from better models, photography, and advertising/marketing for these though…they do deserve the attention.

to see all 34 pieces from luella bartley, tara jarmon, paul & joe, behnaz sarafpour, proenza schouler, libertine, alice temperley, erin fetherston, jovovich-hawk, rogan, richard chai, jonathan saunders, thakoon, tracy feith, rodarte, zac posen, and tucker, check out the coverage at racked.  it includes the price points too.

these are what i bought last time:

zac posen for target brocade tie dress

zac posen for target dress with removable tulle (i got navy/black)

the dress as seen on actress mena suvari

zac posen for target safety pin scarf

6 thoughts on “target relaunches go international designer dresses

  1. ooooh. let me know if you’re going to start up yoga again. my yoga buddy is on break indefinitely and can barely leave the upstairs of her house these days cuz of baby.

    • if by trying you mean wishing…i haven’t ever really actively tried to, haha. i should though…dot dot dot…
      it’s good that you’re going again…it’s hard to break out of the rut.

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