Happy 25th Birthday, CO-OP!

CO-OP 25th Anniversary - Chicago

Happy Birthday, CO-OP! How you’ve grown over the last 25 years! You’ve become not only one of the fashionable places to shop at, but everybody loves you!

To mark this momentous occasion, the CO-OP is offering exclusive goods from designers who’ve been with us since the beginning! Stop by a CO-OP store to join in the celebration or shop online!

Also, take a peek at some of the windows and wonderful words designers shared with us about the CO-OP’s anniversary!

“The CO-OP is where fashion is headed, offering many versions of who a person may want to be. Never following, always leading.” – Pharrell Williams/BBC

CO-OP 25th Anniversary - Las Vegas

“Barneys CO-OP was the first major store to carry our line. We are so happy the CO-OP exists to expose small brands. Happy Birthday CO-OP!” – Sophie Buhai & Lisa Mayock/Vena Cava

CO-OP 25th Anniversary - Chicago COOP

“Barney’s CO-OP is like the A+R people of the fashion industry, they are the first to discover and support young talent!” – Phillip Lim

CO-OP 25th Anniversary - Dallas

“CO-OP has been one of my favorite destinations since the start – first as a shopper, then as a stylist, and now as a designer. No other place has launched more designers or trends.” – Andrea Lieberman/A.L.C.


Jennifer Jeffery, E-Commerce Copywriter

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  1. barbidoesmiami
    Posted 10.12.10 at 2:15 pm | Permalink | Reply

    I moved to NYC from London in 1986, and my best friend and I called it Mecca. Happy Coop Birthday to Jayne Harkness also, one of the first fashion visionaries at Barneys for the Coop, who explored and discovered many new young eighties designers and gave them their first chance ….

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