This month marks the debut of J Crew's new ready to wear collection, 769 (aka, what I assume is a re-branding of the "J Crew Collection"). The line will be carried exclusively at the store's 769 Madison Ave location, which opened earlier this year selling the bridal collection.
The line will include the sequined harem pants that made such a splash this season, lots of preppy basics and couture esque formal wear, a mix of cashmere, sparkles and the go to basic pieces that J Crew is so well known for.
According to Elle Magazine:
"With jacquard skirts ($395), sequined harem pants ($650), tuxedo jackets ($595), and bejeweled cashmere cardigans ($245), the idea is to rethink formalwear by mixing glittery separates with utilitarian staples. “It’s the J.Crew girl turned up a notch—things are a little more sparkly, the necklines are deeper, the trains are longer,” says Jenna Lyons, the company’s president and executive creative director..."