The One Direction star has applied for the trademark - which includes uses for fashion and music
Zayn Malik and Naughty Boy look to be going into business after the singer applied to trademark the term ‘Zaughty’.
former One Direction star and his producer friend are said to be
planning to release their own clothing line, while the application does
cover the name for potential music ventures.
A source told The Sun: “Zayn and Naughty Boy have seen the offers come flooding in from brands wanting to get them on board.
"They’ve been approached to design a clothing line several times but
have always declined because they’d want to do it their way.
will start off with designing a range of streetwear clothes. But no
doubt they will pair it up with a music project eventually.”
We’re not sure how Louis Tomlinson would react to the news, given he’s certainly not been Naughty Boy’s biggest fan.
Meanwhile, Directioners recently marked 100 days since Zayn’s exit from the band.
Fans took to Twitter on Friday and marked the occasion with thousands of tweets letting him know he’s on their minds.
It’s hard to believe it’s already been so long since 1D went from five to four, and some fans are still hopeful for a return.
One wrote: “I believe he will come back but how long its gonna take? #100DaysSinceZaynLeft (sic)”
We have reached out to reps for Naughty Boy and Zayn for comment.