autumn / winter collection 2017: disney x zoeppritz since 1828
AUTUMN / WINTER COLLECTION 2017: DISNEY
X ZOEPPRITZ SINCE 1828
An extraordinary collaboration between two brands steeped in tradition.
‘zoeppritz since 1828’ received access to exclusively authorised sketches of the original Mickey Mouse drawings from the Disney artwork archive from the 1920s. The limited product collection combines these old sketches with the own historical brand DNA of ‘zoeppritz since 1828’.
1928 is a key date for the extraordinary collaboration between ‘zoeppritz since 1828’ and Disney.
Zoeppritz blankets save the legendary Zeppelin LZ 127
Oct. 1928, 100 years after the companies foundation, ‘zoeppritz since 1828’ became the exclusive outfitter of the airship LZ127 (Graf Zeppelin).
On the first intercontinental flight to the USA, parts of the airship outer wall have been damaged.
Eight Zoeppritz blankets have been sewed together to repair the damage, saving the lives of all passengers.
Mickey Mouse is invented.
In 1928 Mickey Mouse celebrated his debut in the first animated movie with added sound, ‘Steamboat Willie’.