With another week, we have another installment of our product drops series this time marked once again by a host of standout releases. Leading the list is BAPE‘s ABC Camo Beach Collection which comes just in time for Summer and maharishi‘s NYC Tour Capsule crafted for its new Tribeca store opening.
Other notable drops include Dior‘s luxurious leather Apple AirPods case, Saint Laurent‘s Rive Droite 006 Lifestyle Collection and HUF‘s team-up with Frazetta Girls to honor late American fantasy artist Frank Frazetta. Elsewhere we have some tactically-aligned pieces from GEO for Spring/Summer 2019 and UNDEFEATED‘s Fall 2019 release of streetwear staples. Rounding things off is collectible purveyor ToyQube and Tezuka Productions drop of the first-ever officially licensed wooden Astro Boy.
Key items this week include Dior’s Leather Apple AirPods Case, GEO’s Tactical vest and the ToyQube “Greeting” Wooden Astro Boy.
Dior Leather Apple AirPods Case
The elevated carrying option is available in black and grey and is crafted of premiums calfskin leather. Branding comes in the form of a Dior engraved silver-tone clasp at the top of the case, a branding plate at the front and an embossed logo on the backside of the flap.
maharishi NYC Tour Capsule
Commemorating the opening of its new New York flagship in Tribeca, maharishi has readied a capsule collection centered around the city.
Comprised of tour-style stadium jackets, crewneck sweatshirts and graphic T-shirts, the homage items are crafted of premium materials, including Melton wool and Harris Tweed for the outerwear, and 100% organic cotton for the pullovers. New York specific design elements include embroidery of a dragon encircling the Statue of Liberty and "New York" and "maharishi" emblems.
BAPE ABC CAMO Beach Collection
Just in time for Summer, BAPE has put together a special line-up of camo-covered beach-ready items.
Decorated in the Japanese streetwear imprint’s signature ABC CAMO in either pink or green, the range features bags, beach balls and floatation devices. The two-layered bags can be used to show off your items or with the camo liner to conceal your belongings. While the ball and floating tube are marked with both the iconic camo pattern and BAPE’s Ape Head branding.
Saint Laurent Rive Droite 006 Lifestyle Collection
Saint Laurent has released more luxurious lifestyle goods created by Anthony Vaccarello and his team for its new Rive Droite concept stores. The 006 collection features phrase-embellished dice, a berry-flavored star-shaped lollipop, a love heart-shaped ice cube mold, crystal-embellished brass dice, a graphic-covered Rubik’s Cube, crystal-embellished dominos, a mini radio by Lexon and a Neo Legend retro arcade gaming device.
Where: Saint Laurent Rive Droite
GEO Latest Spring/Summer 2019 Release
Returning for SS19, London-based brand GEO has released new seasonal items with a mini-lookbook.
Spotlighted in the photoset is designer Geo Owen’s distinctive mix of tactical-meets-streetwear. Standouts include the brand’s tactical vest which features an array of pockets and contrasting silver-toned metal hardware, nylon track pants, anoraks, a poncho, graphic emblazoned denim jackets and overwashed jeans.
Frank Frazetta x HUF Capsule Collection
The special range features casual pieces such as outerwear, fleeces, T-shirts and accessories, emblazoned with a selection of Frazetta’s original illustrations. Graphics used show off Frazetta’s archive of work that was used prominently on record covers and band gear in the ’70s and ’80s, defining visual element of heavy metal. Accessories like stickers, tote bags and skate decks serve to round out the collaboration.
ToyQube "Greeting" Wooden Astro Boy
Limited to 100 units, each of the 12-inch collectible figures is crafted of Sapele wood which makes each piece unique. The raw material used to create the figure were all hand-selected to create impeccable pieces for collectors. The prayer hands "Greeting" Astro Boy comes with a custom wood packaging along with a certificate of authenticity.
When: August 1
UNDEFEATED Fall 2019 Collection
For Fall 2019, UNDEFEATED has put together a collection of new takes on staple pieces that the label has built its name upon.
Statement items come in the form of multi-striped T-shirts, tie-dyed hoodies and color-blocked sweatpants, emblem-laden rugby shirts and washed-out long-sleeves. This time around sportswear inspirations make their way into the mix ranging from the "UNDEFEATED IS LIFE" basketball graphic to collegiate font branding spread across the chest of a bi-color T-shirt. Accompanying accessories include hats marked with Old English font and minimal UNDEFEATED logos, along with a set of tailgate goods.
When: August 2