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Vixen by Micheline Pitt Releases Creature From the Black Lagoon 70th Anniversary Collection

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Universal Products & Experiences and Los Angeles-based apparel company Vixen by Micheline Pitt have released a line of apparel and accessories to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the classic monster film Creature From the Black Lagoon, which kicks off an all-new Summer 2024 collection.

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“Whether you’re a devoted fan of vintage horror films or a fashion aficionado, our Creature From the Black Lagoon collection offers a unique fusion of film history and vintage aesthetics with a contemporary design,” said Vixen CEO & Designer Micheline Pitt of the collaboration, itself a celebration of the seminal 1954 film and the titular creature at its center, famously designed by Budd Westmore and Millicent Patrick. “Our goal was for fans to be able to immerse themselves in the magic of classic cinema with these iconic looks, brought to life for the modern wardrobe.”

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“Dive into the depths of classic horror and timeless style with our newest collection, a thrilling collaboration with Vixen by Micheline Pitt. Celebrate the legacy of Universal Monsters and the 70th anniversary of Creature From the Black Lagoon with meticulously crafted replica pieces and stunning digital wet prints featuring iconic art from the original film movie posters,” said Holly Goline, -Vice President, Dark Universe at Universal Pictures. “This collection pays homage to the iconic wardrobe worn in the film which remains etched in cinematic history. Each piece reflects the elegance and allure of the costumes and vintage fashion of the era of the film from the unforgettable white one-piece swimsuit to the sophisticated 1050s silhouettes that defined the character’s style.”

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“Each collection, like the films on which they are based, has its own story to tell, and its own style, and as one of the first female owned fashion brands to have ever licensed a horror property,” stated Pitt, “we’re excited to celebrate Creature From the Black Lagoon through fashion, having been a lifelong fan of the Universal Monsters.”

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As for the continued expansion of Vixen by Micheline Pitt, an apparel company with a global consumer base which has grown exponentially since its founding in 2016, Pitt offered, “Unlike most brands, we are privately owned and believe in quality over quantity. We pride ourselves in being a part of slow fashion, making items that can be cared for and worn for years to come.”

For more information, visit Vixen by Micheline Pitt at their official website and on Instagram.

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Micheline Pitt is an established artist and designer who has cut her teeth in the fashion industry over the past 10+ years. For many of those, she was the creator and designer behind a well-known indie brand before branching off to begin her own company, Vixen by Micheline Pitt in 2016.

Taking inspiration from 1950s bad girls, vintage aesthetic, and 80’s flair, Micheline launched Vixen to showcase her creative talents, as well as her ability to create high quality fashion to showcase the female form no matter the size. Micheline is proud to offer “Good Things for Bad Girls” available in sizes xs-4x.

With the success of Vixen, Micheline has gone on to create partnerships with other high end brands which includes Sony Pictures, Fox Studios, Warner Brothers Pictures, Paramount Pictures and Jim Henson Studios as well as frequently collaborating with brands for her own namesake collections. In 2017 she teamed up with long-time friend Lynh Haaga and launched La Femme en Noir, a solo brand that focuses on delicate and dark designs for the glamorously gothic.


2024 marks the 70th anniversary of the onscreen debut of one of the most iconic science-fiction movies and characters in horror history, Creature From the Black Lagoon. With Budd Westmore and Millicent Patrick’s brilliantly designed monster, Creature From the Black Lagoon remains a cinematic masterpiece that perfectly blends Universal Pictures’ classic monster heritage with the science-fiction explosion of the 1950s.


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