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Lacoste and More Stylish Well-Wishers Celebrate Mickey Mouse's 90th Birthday

Tip your hat to Mickey Mouse in these birthday goods.
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Chilhood hero Mickey Mouse (and his sweetie, Minnie) turned 90 years old yesterday, and to celebrate the momentous ocassion, many have offered gifts in the form of special-edition goods, all emblazoned with the iconic face or silhouette of the celebrant.

Take a look at some of the best collaborations highlighted by Disney:  

We are are putting the following on our wish list:  

That SMEG refrigerator 

The Vans sneaker 

The Shinola backpack (there's also a watch) 

This Rag & Bone pullover (with an angry Mickey!) 

This Swatch watch

Some of these will be harder to come by—can someone send over a tub of Peanut Butter Jamboree from Ample Hills Ice Cream, please?—while others are found right here, including a collaboration between the Mouse and the Crocodile, the 90-year-old American jokester and the 85-year-old French sportsman. 

Lacoste, your favorite polo shirt-maker, presents an almost 30-piece capsule collection that combines nostalgia and French flair. Men have five pieces to choose from: 

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The polo shirt features an embroidered Mickey wearing a tennis headband and holding a tennis racket IMAGE: Lacoste

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The T-shirt displays the Mouse's reaction to various tennis situations: “Tiebreak!” IMAGE: Lacoste

The hoodie—our pick—shows Mickey in mid-stride, as if retuning a ball. The Lacoste green is what makes this special. His silhouette is also found at back. IMAGE: Lacoste

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The sweater and the sweatshirt present what is arguably one of the most recognizable mugs in the world... with a tennis headband. IMAGE: Lacoste

Note how it is the old-time Mickey (the Mickey from Steamboat Willie) that makes an appearance in all the goods, underlining his heritage (or his age?) as well as adding a retro vibe. 

See also how Lacoste applies its expertise in embroidery (watch this hypnotic video) along with 3D printing and piqué applications to render Mickey onto the shirts. 

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To complete the look, leathergoods—a backpack, PVC tote bags, wallets, and more—are also available. Dress up as the Mouse and celebrate! 

IMAGE: Lacoste

Central Square, Alabang Town Center, Greenbelt 3, Power Plant Mall

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