“As a testament to the legacy of the brand and to honor Jim Henson’s original vision, we are creating a 30th anniversary celebration that our loyal fans around the world will love and enjoy,” says Melissa Segal, senior vice president of global consumer products, The Jim Henson Company. “We are in discussions with several exciting brands that share our love of the Fraggle Rock property and look forward to announcing additional partners who want to join in the celebration.”
Companies and designers already on board include:
• DRx Romanelli will design a line of DRx Fraggle denim.
• Designer Anita Ko, in conjunction with Glamhouse, will launch a line of “funky” costume jewelry.
• Kamibashi will add a line of Fraggle Rock characters to their String Doll Gang line.
• Music producer Bryan Ray Turcotte will collaborate with Darren Romanelli to produce a compilation record featuring indie artists’ unique renditions of Fraggle songs.