Fender just unveiled the stealthiest Strat ever made – and it costs $12,500

Fender x Saint Laurent limited-edition Stratocaster and guitar amp
(Image credit: Fender)

Fender has announced the arrival of its latest collaborative gear collection, this time designed in partnership with French fashion powerhouse, Yves Saint Laurent.

Comprising a specially styled Stratocaster, a custom ‘65 Deluxe Reverb guitar amp and a set of collectible guitar picks, the aptly titled Fender x Saint Laurent Limited Edition Collection is particularly eye-catching for a few key reasons.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.