PHOENIX, Sept. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yandy.com, a leading retailer of specialty apparel for women, today announced the release of an officially licensed collection of lingerie and Halloween costumes in partnership with Playboy. The Playboy Collection by Yandy includes six signature lingerie pieces and six costumes, all created with the legendary Playboy Bunny as their inspiration. This is the first time Playboy has collaborated in the development of Halloween ensembles inspired by the original Bunny Costume.

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"Playboy is an iconic brand that has always celebrated the beauty and sex appeal of women. We partnered to bring that celebration to life through a one-of-a-kind brand collaboration creating Playboy Bunny-inspired costumes and lingerie that are fashion forward and on trend historically and today,” said Yandy VP of Merchandising, Pilar Quintana-Williams.

The Playboy Collection costumes pay homage to stand-out Playboy looks from the 1960's through today and are accessorized with bunny ears and tails. The costumes are priced between $49.95 and $110.95.

  • The Bachelor: a throwback to the legendary Playboy smoking jacket ensemble
  • ‘60s Bunny:  go-go dancer Bunny with a psychedelic print dress
  • ‘70s Bunny:  disco-dancing Bunny featuring a silver sequined pant suit
  • ‘80s Bunny:  takes “let’s get physical” to a whole new place with a retro-aerobics look
  • ‘90s Bunny: Playboy Bunny meets famed lifeguard in this red, high-cut one-piece
  • Today’s Take: a recreation of the world-renowned August 1968 cover of Playboy Magazine featuring the Playboy logo as a modern bodysuit

“Often imitated but never replicated, the Playboy Bunny Costume is one of the most recognized costumes in the world.  In partnership with Yandy, we brought the Bunny Costume to Halloween for the first time in a fun ‘mash-up’ of costumes and lingerie that bridge generations,” said Jared Dougherty, Playboy Licensing.

In addition to the Playboy Halloween collection, the bunny-inspired lingerie collection features six looks including: teddies, bodysuits and a high-waist bra and panty ensemble - all accessorized with Playboy's signature bunny ears and tail. The lingerie runs from sizes small to extra-large and ranges from $42.95 to $56.95.

The Playboy Collection by Yandy is available for pre-order now with delivery at the beginning of October.  To shop, visit www.yandy.com/Playboy-Collection.

For additional information please contact: hstein@tbg-world.com.

About Playboy Enterprises, Inc.: Playboy is one of the most recognized and popular consumer brands in the world. Playboy Enterprises, Inc. is a media and lifestyle company that markets the brand through a wide range of media properties and licensing initiatives. The company publishes Playboy magazine in the United States and licenses foreign editions of Playboy around the world; operates Playboy.com, a leading men’s lifestyle and entertainment site; and creates content for distribution via television networks, websites, mobile platforms and radio. Through licensing agreements, the Playboy brand appears on a wide range of consumer products in more than 180 countries, as well as retail stores and entertainment venues. For more information about Playboy Enterprises, please visit www.PlayboyEnterprises.com.

About Yandy: Yandy is a retailer of sexy specialty apparel for real women. We strive to be the authority on what makes women of all shapes, sizes and ethnicities look and feel confident and sexy in their own skin. Our customer - the Yandy Girl - lives on trend. Her passion is for the look, not the label. She trusts Yandy for the latest affordable looks in everyday intimates, lingerie, swimwear and costumes. The Yandy Girl lives out loud and is unapologetically connected with her mind, her body and her own brand of sexy. Visit http://www.yandy.com/.

Media contact:
Heather Stein
The Bromley Group
hstein@tbg-world.com            
212-696-1100, ext. 26