First look: Baz Luhrmann's whimsical holiday collection for Barneys

First look: Baz Luhrmann's whimsical holiday collection for Barneys

Have a Baz Dazzled holiday...

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After debuting a first look at the Australian creative's holiday windows for Barneys, today we present the exclusive first look at his whimsical limited-edition accessories range

Every year, the iconic department store Barneys collaborates with a famous creative to unveil a new limited edition collection for the holidays. After previous partnerships with the likes of Lady Gaga, Disney and Jay Z – for 2014, Barneys have partnered with the iconic Australian filmmaker Baz Luhrmann and his wife, costume designer and collaborator Catherine Martin.

The collaboration is titled 'Baz Dazzled Holiday' and encompasses the store's windows, live performances an exclusive limited-edition collection of holiday accessories.  Available for purchase at Barneys and online at starting from today, twenty-five percent of the proceeds from each sale will go to Room to Read – a charitable project that supports literacy and gender equality in education in developing countries around the world.

The accessories collection features a plethora of festive novelties – including a luxurious engraved saber, a $7000 backgammon set, table decorations, stationary and an assortment of Christmas tree decorations. Take a look: