WHAT:                 To celebrate the February 6, 2015 theatrical release of The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, Forever 21 and

                             Nickelodeon announced today the launch of an exclusive collection of limited-edition women’s, men's and girl’s apparel and

                             accessories. The collection features SpongeBob SquarePants classic characters including Patrick Star, Squidward Tentacles,

                             Mr. Krabs and Squilliam Fancyson, designed and curated by Korean based artist and illustrator Mina Kwon, in partnership with

                             Nickelodeon, for Forever 21. Mina’s cartoon drawings have amassed a global following and her distinct style translates

                             effortlessly with the iconic SpongeBob SquarePants characters.


                             Forever 21 will host a collection launch party on Friday, February 6 from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the Times Square location. Be

                             the first to shop the collection and experience character appearances, snacks, DJ, nail art and much more.


AVAILABILITY:  The Forever 21 SpongeBob SquarePants x Mina Kwon Collection will launch in select stores and on Forever21.com beginning

                             Friday, February 6, 2015.


HASHTAG:        #F21SpongeBobSelfie





Forever 21, Inc., headquartered in Los Angeles, California, is a fashion retailer of women’s, men’s and kids clothing and accessories and is known for offering the hottest, most current fashion trends at a great value to consumers. This model operates by keeping the store exciting with new merchandise brought in daily. Founded in 1984, Forever 21 operates more than 815 stores in 57 countries with retailers in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Latin America, Mexico, Philippines and United Kingdom. For more information please visit: www.newsroom.forever21.com


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