Macy's Plans Line from Sparkle Designer

New York fashion designer B. Michael has partnered with Macy's for the launch of his new collection b michael America Red.

The collection is inspired by the looks that the designer created for Whitney Houston in collaboration with costume designer Ruth Carter for the upcoming film Sparkle, set for release Aug. 17 from Sony’s Stage 6 Films and TriStar Pictures.

b michael America Red will debut at 10 Macy’s locations nationwide on Aug. 15.

B. Michael has designed for Oscar de la Renta, Louis Feraud and the TV series “Dynasty.” He has also launched his own millinery and couture collections.

The b michael America Red collection features made-in-America dress and jacket ensembles that take the designer’s haute-couture style and translate it into a ready-to-wear line.  

"We are extremely excited to launch the b michael America Red collection at Macy's," says Tim Baxter, executive vice president, fashion and product office, Macy's. "B. Michael is an extraordinary talent with a keen eye for fashion and sophisticated design. We are thrilled to introduce this truly inspired collection to our customer just in time for the fall season."