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Beyonce’s Renaissance Merchandise Collection to Launch in Toronto

Beyonce, a globally recognized music artist, has announced the launch of her “Renaissance” merchandise collection in Toronto, partnering with renowned Canadian retailer, Holt Renfrew. This highly anticipated event, running from July 5 to July 11, marks the North American debut of the 21-item collection. With prices ranging from approximately $20 to $250, the collection was initially introduced in London, during the European tour leg in May.

Beyonce’s Renaissance merchandise captures the vibrancy of her latest album and world tour, creating a physical representation of her music and persona. The CEO and president of Holt Renfrew, Sebastian Picardo, expressed his excitement about the partnership, stating that their company endorses self-expression and seeks to ignite positive change. He regards the Renaissance Flagship as a unique embodiment of this ethos and looks forward to welcoming the public to this unforgettable experience.

The merchandise collection consists of unique items, including Beyonce’s signature silver Renaissance cowboy hat, a “Summer Renaissance” hoodie bearing an oversized “B”, and a white T-shirt showcasing artwork drawn from the tour. Other exclusive items such as a long-sleeved T-shirt adorned with the green screen form of the Renaissance album cover, an 80-page Renaissance World Tour art book, and a “We Shut This City Down” T-shirt commemorating the singer’s Toronto takeover, are also included.

Moreover, the Renaissance Flagship introduces Renaissance Couture by Beyoncé x Balmain, marking its North American debut. This includes 16 couture outfits, one for each song on the album Renaissance, marking a historical moment as the first couture offering overseen by a Black woman from a historic Parisian house. This collaborative venture was co-created with Balmain creative director, Olivier Rousteing.

Apart from the couture outfits, Beyonce is also launching Renaissance: Beyoncé with Balmain, a limited-edition product extension consisting of two oversized tees, a dropped-shoulder hoodie, and a large tote carrying the collection’s name. The pricing for these pieces ranges from around $150 to $450.

The Renaissance World Tour was launched in Stockholm, Sweden, on May 10, with Beyonce’s Toronto stay scheduled for two nights before she continues on to Philadelphia, New Jersey, Chicago, Atlanta, Inglewood, and her hometown, Houston. The tour is set to conclude at the Caesars Superdome in New Orleans on Sept. 27.


Q1: When and where is Beyonce’s “Renaissance” merchandise collection launching?

A: Beyonce’s “Renaissance” merchandise collection is launching in Toronto, Canada. The collection will be available at Holt Renfrew from July 5 to July 11. This marks the first time the 21-piece collection will be available in North America, following its initial launch in London.

Q2: What kind of items are included in the “Renaissance” merchandise collection?

A: The “Renaissance” merchandise collection includes a diverse range of items reflecting the essence of Beyonce’s recent album and tour. Key pieces include Beyonce’s signature silver Renaissance cowboy hat, a “Summer Renaissance” hoodie featuring an oversized “B”, and a T-shirt with artwork inspired by the tour. The collection also includes a long-sleeved T-shirt with the Renaissance album cover in green screen form, an 80-page Renaissance World Tour art book, and a “We Shut This City Down” T-shirt celebrating her Toronto takeover.

Q3: What is the Renaissance Couture by Beyoncé x Balmain and Renaissance: Beyoncé with Balmain?

A: Renaissance Couture by Beyoncé x Balmain is an exclusive collaboration between Beyonce and Balmain’s creative director, Olivier Rousteing. The couture collection consists of 16 outfits, each dedicated to a song on Beyonce’s “Renaissance” album. This collaboration marks a historic first, with Beyonce being the first Black woman to oversee a couture offering from a historic Parisian house. In addition, Renaissance: Beyoncé with Balmain is a four-piece, limited-edition product extension inspired by the couture pieces. It includes two oversized tees, a dropped-shoulder hoodie, and a tote emblazoned with the collection’s moniker.

Bio of Beyonce

Beyonce, a multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning artist, has been captivating audiences worldwide since her debut with Destiny’s Child in the 90s. With her unique blend of R&B, pop, and soul, she has forged an indomitable presence in the global music industry. Known for her groundbreaking albums, breathtaking live performances, and social activism, Beyonce continues to inspire millions with her talent and creativity

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