Frank Ocean unveiled Homer, a luxury product line launched this week in New York City.
The company’s first collection includes high-end jewelry and silk scarves, all made in Italy with diamonds made in a state-of-the-art lab in the United States. A press release says the designs were inspired by “childhood obsessions” and “inheritance as a fantasy.” The name Homer was chosen to represent “setting history in stone”.
Catalogs featuring Ocean products and photographs can be requested by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or by making an in-store appointment at 70-74 Bowery, New York, on the website of Homer. Worldwide orders with free shipping can be placed by calling or texting the store on Signal at (212) -410-3300, starting Monday, August 9 at 10:00 a.m. EST.
Ocean has remained largely out of the public eye for the past year, sharing two singles – “Dear April” and “Cayendo” – in April 2020. The artist was originally slated to co-headline the Coachella festival. 2020 with Rage Against the Machine. and Travis Scott, but after Coachella was postponed to spring 2022 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Ocean was not available for the new dates. However, Coachella co-founder Paul Tollett revealed in a recent Los Angeles Times profile that Ocean has been rescheduled to headline the festival in 2023.