A limited-edition collaboration between Rick Owens and Aesop sees the two finding a common ground
Aesop, the Australian luxury skincare label and Rick Owens, the esteemed fashion designer have teamed up for an exemplary collaboration that embodies their synergistic visions. The collaboration creates a fragrant limited-edition offering of: an Aromatique Candle (in three different sizes), an exclusive Travel Kit packed with various body and hair care products, ceramic beads, a jersey wrap and a specially developed Eau de Toilette—Stoic.
Aesop and Rick Owens have long expressed their mutual admiration for each other’s distinct approach to design […]realized by the Travel Kit and its carefully curated contents. Including Owens’s favored formulations—Coriander Seed Body Cleanser, Resolute Hydrating Body Balm, Classic Shampoo and Classic Conditioner—the Kit also holds a captivating fragrance, to be experienced in a variety of ways.
“I like to think that we both share a desire to be an option for those pursuing a gentle, carefully considered life. my designs might be considered bold but the foundation is one of benevolence.”—Rick Owens
Stoic Eau de Toilette: Made in partnership with perfumer Barnabé Fillion and containing the aromatic spiciness of black pepper and coriander seed, woody notes top off the fragrance and capture the spirit of Aesop.
Stoic Ceramic Beads: Meant for continuous, easy direct application of the Stoic Eau de Toilette. Rick Owens originally imagined this piece as wearable art. The versatility of ceramic beads means they can become a piquant bracelet or a fragrant enhancement to your travels and home.
Jersey Wrap: Made of certified organic cotton, this item can be worn as a bandana or a fashionable wrist-wrap. Dual grosgrain strips round out this Rick Owens signature fabrication.
Stoic Aromatique Candle: characterized by three sizes, the candle will infuse your life with the lush aroma of vetiver, black pepper, patchouli, and elemi. Its ceramic holder complements the radiant white of the candle and comes in an exclusive eco-friendly packaging. The holders themselves are inspired by Constantin Brancusi and Dadaist Hans Arp sculptures.