Planet Whiskies :: Scottish Single Malt Whisky, Scotch, Distilleries, American Bourbon, Japanese, Irish

World-Wide Whisky News by Planet Whiskies | Buy your whisky online

To advertise on Planet Whiskies visit our contact us page

Chivas Regal 18 year old by Vivienne Westwood unveiled at London fashion week - 21st February, 2011

Chivas Regal 18 year old by Vivienne Westwood unveiled at London fashion week - 21st February, 2011British luxury brands Chivas Regal and Vivienne Westwood have announced a new collaboration at London Fashion Week – the limited edition Chivas Regal 18 Year Old by Vivienne Westwood.

One of the world’s most acclaimed fashion designers, Vivienne Westwood’s creation for Chivas Regal clearly illustrates Westwood’s unparalleled reputation for design excellence and pattern cutting know how.

With the current design of the Union Flag dating back to 1801 and Chivas Brothers roots also being traced back to this iconic year, the distinctive bottle quite audaciously and proudly appears cloaked in Vivienne Westwood’s Union Jack print, as first seen in a Gold Label collection in Paris.

Westwood uses her expertise in tailoring and cutting, re-imagining the bottle as a figure to be adorned to create a luxurious and unique three-piece coat in true Vivienne Westwood style.

Dame Vivienne Westwood said: “I am English, so it is impossible for me to ignore British culture in my designs. It is really very satisfying to interpret some of my designs into other mediums beyond fashion.”

The collaboration marks an important step for Chivas Regal, the world’s first luxury Scotch whisky, following previous work with leading fashion brands Alexander McQueen and Christian Lacroix.

James Slack, International Brand Director for Chivas Regal said: “Strong British heritage and luxury craftsmanship serve as the foundation to both Chivas Regal 18 Year Old and Vivienne Westwood. The work that our Master Blender, Colin Scott, puts into crafting Chivas Regal 18 Year Old is in many ways the same to that of a fashion designer – there is a true art to what they do. As the world’s No 1 ultra premium Scotch whisky, we are delighted to work with what many would consider Britain’s most iconic fashion house.”

Chivas Regal 18 Year Old by Vivienne Westwood will be released as a limited edition with only 2,500 bottles available internationally and priced from US$495.00 duty free. The release coincides with Vivienne Westwood’s Autumn/Winter 2011 Red Label show in London.

Chivas Regal 18 Year Old is a luxurious blend of whiskies, hand-picked for their exceptional richness, including more than 20 of Scotland’s rarest single malts aged for a minimum of 18 years.

<< Back to all the latest whisky news brought to you by Planet Whiskies

Planet Whiskies on Twitter
Planet Whiskies on Facebook
Planet Whiskies on Pinterest

Subscribe to Planet Whiskies newsletter

* indicates required


Loch Fyne Whiskies

Loch Fyne Whiskies

Have you seen all the whisky specials on offer at Loch Fyne Whiskies in Inveraray? All orders placed have next day delivery. Click to discover all these fantastic offers... Read More

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society

Latest Whisky News

See all whisky press releases for 2019

Exclusive Interview with Paul McDonagh owner of Bon Accord: Glasgow Whisky Bar

Paul McDonagh owner of Bon Accord

It’s a pub that I have been into many times in the past, even before my passion for whisky took over. So, when I got the opportunity to meet the owner of “Bon Accord”, Paul McDonagh, I jumped at the chance. Read more

100,000 bottles of rare whisky sold at UK auction in 2018 - Value of rare whisky bottles sold at UK auction exceeds £40m

Rare Whisky 101 co-founders Andy Simpson and David Robertson

Rare Whisky 101 co-founders Andy Simpson and David Robertson

The UK’s rare whisky auction market has exceeded sales of more than 100,000 bottles of rare whisky in a single year for the first time as global demand accelerates. Read more

New Irish Whiskey With A French Connection Writers' Tears Copper Pot Deau XO Cognac Cask Finish

New Irish Whiskey With A French Connection Writers' Tears Copper Pot Deau XO Cognac Cask Finish

Carlow, Ireland: 5 February, 2019:  Walsh Whiskey has released Writers’ Tears Copper Pot - Deau XO Cognac Cask Finish, a super-premium edition of its universally popular Writers’ Tears Copper Pot Irish whiskey. It is the fourth expression released under the Writers’ Tears range. Read more

Stars align for launch of Littlemill 40 Year Old Celestial Edition

Stars align for launch of Littlemill 40 Year Old Celestial Edition

Loch Lomond Group has launched the Littlemill 40 Year Old Celestial Edition (46.8% ABV) in the UK, the oldest expression ever to be released from the now lost Littlemill distillery. Read more

Great Whiskies Website

Buy Whisky online go to Great Whiskies (Planet Whiskies sister website)

Planet Gin Website

To read all the Latest Gin News. please go to our sister website - www.planetgin.com

VisitScotland Interactive Whisky Guide

Visit Scotland Interactive Whisky Map

Found out about 105 whisky distilleries in Scotland's five whisky regions in this very exciting interactive whisky guide :: More information

Some Scottish Whisky Available to Buy Online

Glenglassaugh 40 Year Old 1975 (cask 3171) - Rare Cask Release Batch 2 Single Malt Whisky
Glenglassaugh 40 Year Old 1975 (cask 3171) - Rare Cask Release Batch 2 Single Malt Whisky ~ 40.2% ~ 70cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £1,195.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Glenfarclas Family Cask Trunk Single Malt Whisky
Glenfarclas Family Cask Trunk Single Malt Whisky ~ 50.6% ~ 1000cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £120,000.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Glenfarclas 1955 (cask 2216) Family Cask Spring 2015 Release Single Malt Whisky
Glenfarclas 1955 (cask 2216) Family Cask Spring 2015 Release Single Malt Whisky ~ 45.4% ~ 70cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £6,584.50
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


The Macallan 18 Year Old 1979 Single Malt Whisky
The Macallan 18 Year Old 1979 Single Malt Whisky ~ 43% ~ 75cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £2,695.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


The Balvenie 40 Year Old 3cl Sample Single Malt Whisky
The Balvenie 40 Year Old 3cl Sample Single Malt Whisky ~ 48.5% ~ 3cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £321.21
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Highland Park 10 Year Old 1996 (cask 1071) - The Ambassadors Cask 2 Single Malt Whisky
Highland Park 10 Year Old 1996 (cask 1071) - The Ambassadors Cask 2 Single Malt Whisky ~ 58.8% ~ 70cl

Region: Island  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £399.95
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Caol Ila 26 Year Old 1991 (cask 4678) - Mackillops Choice Single Malt Whisky
Caol Ila 26 Year Old 1991 (cask 4678) - Mackillops Choice Single Malt Whisky ~ 50.4% ~ 70cl

Region: Islay  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £318.06
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Johnnie Walker Quest Blended Whisky
Johnnie Walker Quest Blended Whisky ~ 40% ~ 75cl

Region: Other Scotch  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £325.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Glenfarclas 1967 (cask 5113) Family Cask Summer 2016 Release Single Malt Whisky
Glenfarclas 1967 (cask 5113) Family Cask Summer 2016 Release Single Malt Whisky ~ 55.6% ~ 70cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £4,675.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Glenmorangie 10 Year Old 1980 Natural Cask Strength Single Malt Whisky
Glenmorangie 10 Year Old 1980 Natural Cask Strength Single Malt Whisky ~ 60% ~ 75cl

Region: Highland  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £500.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Planet Whiskies on Pinterest

Planet Whiskies on Twitter