Two stalwarts of British fashion, Burberry and Vivienne Westwood, are joining forces on a new collaborative collection.

Burberry’s newly appointed artistic director Riccardo Tisci announced the collaboration on his Instagram: "Vivienne was one of the first designers who made me dream to become a designer...I am SO honoured to announce a new Burbs collaboration with the original British PUNK” alongside an image of Tisci, Westwood and Andreas Kronthaler.

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While no further statement has been made about the collection or when it will be available in store, we can hope there will be tartan, some safety pins, a trench coat, a plethora of deconstructed checks and punk boots.

Tisci is due to unveil his first collection for Burberry this September, with a mixed men’s and women’s wear show during London Style Week.