Nautica introduces The Lil Yachty Collection by Nautica, an exclusive heritage capsule collection
designed with musical artist Lil Yachty, that will be available this Holiday 2017 . From its
flocked “N” logo patches to signature mesh detailing , the 19-piece collection draws inspiration
from the brand’s design archives a long with Lil Yachty’s favorite personal vintage Nautica items
that he has collected and worn over the years. Lil Yachty was named a Creative Designer for the
brand earlier this year and has been featured in the brand’s digital ad campaigns. Nominated for a
2017 GRAMMY®, he currently has 3.7 million followers on Instagram, and his videos on YouTube have
over 250 million views.

The limited-edition collection, consisting of both apparel and accessories , is featured in bright
primary colors and includes a rip stop down puffer coat, Sherpa fleece bomber jackets, knit
active wear tops and bottoms, cargo shorts, graphic tees , color blocked polos, as well as
reversible fleece -lined bucket hats. Nautica -branded logo graphics and tartan plaid prints taken
from the brand’s archives of the 80’s and 90’s are re-mixed with fresh colors, logo treatments,
and updated with Lil Yachty’s “Sailing Team” logo.

 

“We are excited to unveil our limited -edition capsule collection with Lil Yachty,” said Brendan
Sullivan, President of VF Sportswear. “Not only does it reflect the Nautica brand’s DNA with its
bold color s and logos, it also shows Lil Yachty’s unique and authentic style , which will
really excite his fan base .”

To celebrate the capsule collection’s launch, Nautica will host an event with Lil Yachty on the
evening of Thursday, September 7th in New York City, where fans will have the opportunity to
attend a special live performance and be notified to shop the collection before it goes live to the
public . The Lil Yachty Collection by Nautica will be available at select stores globally and on
Nautica.com beginning November 2017. The collection ranges in retail price from $40 to $168 US
Dollars.

About Nautica
Founded in 1983, Nautica ® is a leading global lifestyle brand ranging from men’s, women’s and
children’s apparel and accessories to a complete home collection. Inspired by the sea, designed
in the city, Nautica offers classic nautical style for all occasions. Today, Nautica is one
of the most recognized American brands throughout the world, available in more than 65 countries
with 265 full price Nautica stores and close to 3,000 Nautica branded shop -in-shops worldwide. In
2003, the Company was acquired by VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel,
footwear and accessories. The company outfits consumers around the world with its diverse portfolio
of iconic lifestyle brands, including Vans ®, The North Face ®, Timberland ®,
Wrangler® and Lee ®. Founded in 1899, VF is environmentally responsible, spanning numerous
geographies, product categories and distribution channels. VF is committed to delivering

innovative products to consumers and creating long -term value for its customers and shareholders.
For more information, visit www.nautica.com and www.vfc.com .

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