A New Balenciaga Triple-S & Seven More Essential European Drops This Week
As well as new bits from Wood Wood, Helmut Lang and maharishi.
The past week has seen drops from some of streetwear’s biggest names, with Palace, Supreme and Virgil Abloh x Nike all bringing out new pieces. But, as ever, the next seven days also features its own set of strong releases — featuring everything from key staples to some of this year’s most talked about pieces. Undoubtedly, however, the biggest announcement is the upcoming drop of a new Balenciaga Triple-S colorway, backed up by new bits from the likes of maharishi, adidas Originals and Helmut Lang.
This week also sees the final collaboration for Wood Wood‘s 15th anniversary celebrations, as the Danish label teams up with Vans to bring out two new versions of the Old Skool silhouette. To make sure you don’t miss out, we’ve rounded up all of the best European releases from the next seven days — as well as any details you’ll need about how and where to cop.
maharishi Maha-Hill Tribe Capsule
For its latest release, maharishi takes inspiration from Apocalypse Now and a range of Vietnamese hill tribes. The resulting capsule features a World Tour Poncho and World Tour Jacket in vintage camouflage prints, as well as a recreation of the classic Hill Shirt from Apocalypse Now. The full collection is available now from maharishi’s web store.
Helmut Lang Seen By: Boris Mikhailov
After Helmut Lang’s Artist Series began with a Walter Pfeiffer capsule, the brand has tapped Boris Mikhailov for the second instalment. Featuring work from Mikhailov’s “Look At Me I Look At Water” presentation, the collection is made up of T-shirts and long sleeves as well as an accompanying selection of posters. The latest installation of the Artist Series is available now, with prices ranging from $105 USD to $125 USD.
mfpen Fall/Winter 2017 Collection
The latest collection from Danish label mfpen sees a new raft of understated luxury pieces, such as wool coats, corduroy shirts and wide-leg trousers. As well as these pieces, the capsule also features a collared bomber jacket and a range of clean and minimal long-sleeve tees. The full collection is available now from mfpen’s web store.
OVERKILL x PUMA “Pfeffiboys” Pack
Berlin-based sneaker store OVERKILL has taken inspiration from its home city for the “Pfeffiboys” pack with PUMA. Featuring a black and mint green take on the Blaze Cage silhouette and and white and mint green version of Disc Blaze, the capsule also includes apparel and even a baseball bat. Having dropped at OVERKILL earlier this month, the pack has received a wider release and is available now from END. and other select retailers.
M.C.Overalls “Popcorn Fleece” Capsule
Just in time for winter, British brand M.C.Overalls has revealed a new capsule of warm weather basics and accessories. Made from heavy-pile fleece, the collection includes a range of staple pieces such as a coach jacket, sweatshirt, tracksuit bottoms, a baseball cap and a tote bag. The full capsule is available now from the brand’s web store.
Wood Wood x Vans Old Skool
Following a year of strong collaborations, Copenhagen-based Wood Wood continues the trend with a two-part Vans Old Skool pack. Coming in black or white colorways, the sneaker features touches of premium suede and contrasting detailing. The key feature is the “FOREVER NOW/NOW FOREVER” text written along the midsole. Wood Wood’s latest collaboration — the last of its 15th anniversary releases — is set to drop on November 30.
Balenciaga Triple-S Dover Street Market London Exclusive
Balenciaga’s Triple-S has got a good claim to be the most talked about sneaker of 2017, and now the controversial shoe is set to get a new release. As part of the brand’s Copyshop pop-up at London’s Dover Street Market, a new exclusive blue and yellow colorway of the shoe is set to release. The Dover Street Market Triple-S is set to drop on November 30 at the London store.
adidas Originals I-5923
adidas Originals has reworked its popular Iniki Runner silhouette for the new I-5923 sneaker. The shoe comes takes inspiration from the German brand’s extensive archive, and features an upper of knitted mesh with premium suede overlays. The sneaker is finished with a BOOST midsole and a gum rubber outsole and is available in either “Core Red” or “Crystal White.” The I-5923 is set to drop on December 1.