Yoox-Net-A-Porter Group (YNAP) has announced that its own-brand label for mens fashion, Mr P., which will launch this September alongside the brand\u2019s first foray into footwear and accessories. \u00a0\r\n\r\nYNAP said the Mr P.\u2019s footwear line will provide a range of designs that form the \u201cbuilding blocks of every man\u2019s shoe collection\u201d, and will feature both spanning casual and formal styles.\r\n\r\nIt revealed that the debut collection will be made up of eight footwear designs, including classic loafers, derby shoes and white leather sneakers, which will form the basis of the essentials range, available year-round. \r\n\r\nYNAP also announced that seven seasonal shoe styles will launch for the winter season, including lace-up boots, a pair of suede desert boots and pair of shearling-lined walking boots.\r\n\r\nOlie Arnold, style director, said: \u201cThis September drop is Mr P.\u2019s fifth collection and I am proud of how the brand has grown during this time. Introducing footwear is a significant moment for us and I am delighted to share the results: beautifully crafted shoes with the signature Mr P. aesthetic \u2013 meaning each pair fits perfectly with the mainline apparel.\u201d\r\n\r\nFiona Firth, buying director, added: \u201cI am very excited to showcase Mr P.\u2019s first ever footwear range. We have worked endlessly to source the best manufacturer to work with to master the shoes\u2019 design and quality, and we are thrilled with the outcome.\u201d \r\n\r\nThe news follows YNAP launching its first dedicated online\u00a0destination for fine jewellery and luxury watches earlier this year as it continues its expansion into new markets following its acquisition by Swiss-based Richemont Group.