13 Product Drops You Don’t Want to Miss This Week
Supreme’s collab with cult favorite ‘Akira’ lands.
Continuing with our weekly product drop series, the upcoming days see a bevy of soon-to-be sought-after items. As we enter into the colder months, make sure to be in the know of all the fall essentials coming your way. The biggest items to look forward to this week comes way of streetwear heavyweights Supreme and its latest team up with Katsuhiro Otomo, creator of classic manga and cult favorite Akira. Other labels dropping heat this week are BAPE, The North Face, GYAKUSOU and Bodega.
In terms of collaborations, Alexander Wang drops an enviable collaboration with adidas Originals, while adidas Football teams up with KITH, RtA with mastermind WORLD, Stranger Things with BoxLunch, ERDEM with H&M, SOPHNET. with Timberland and Larry Clark with Vans. Check out the handful of products that will be dropping in stores throughout the upcoming days.
BAPE Fall/Winter 2017 1ST CAMO Tech Collection
For all those outdoor enthusiasts, BAPE has released a 1ST CAMO Tech collection for the season. The slope-ready range consists of hooded coats, coach jackets as well as a set of pants all swathed in BAPE’s signature camo. BAPE’s Fall/Winter 2017 1ST CAMO Tech Collection is available now over at BAPE retailers and online.
RtA x mastermind WORLD
LA-based label RtA and Japanese streetwear staple mastermind WORLD team up on a capsule which sees both brands’s logos plastered on an all-black palette. From T-shirts, crewnecks and denim pants, mastermind’s skull and cross bones and RtA’s cross appear throughout. The RtA x mastermind WORLD collection is available now from select retailers in US, Europe, Japan and Hong Kong. Stockists also include RtA‘s L.A. store, as well as Maxfield, Patron of the New, Antonia, Isetan Mens, I.T HK, and the brand’s pop-up at SOHO YARD GALLERY.
Stranger Things x BoxLunch Exclusive Capsule Collection
To celebrate its second season — which aired on Netflix this past Friday — hit show Stranger Things has teamed up with retailer, BoxLunch, for an exclusive capsule consisting of both short- and long-sleeved tees, sweaters, bags and Madrid skate decks. The Stranger Things x BoxLunch capsule is available now over at BoxLunch’s online store.
ERDEM x H&M Collaboration
H&M’s upcoming collaboration with designer Erdem Moraliogluis is a rare one since Moralioglu hasn’t approved partnerships often in the brand’s 12-year span. It will also be one of the elite designer’s first foray into menswear as H&M has requested he offer both men and women’s apparel. Look for the Erdem x H&M collection to drop November 2 at select H&M stores and online.
GYAKUSOU Fall/Winter 2017 Collection
GYAKUSOU, the running brand brainchild of NikeLab and UNDERCOVER’s Jun Takahashi, lays down some vibrant pieces for the colder months. The range includes a multilayered hood-integrated shield jacket, shorts equipped with coin/sunglass compartments and a Nike Free Run Commuter model. GYAKUSOU’s Fall/Winter 2017 Collection will hit Nike locations and its online store November 2.
The North Face Urban Exploration Tech Denim Collection
As part of its “Black Series” The North Face gets ready to unveil an eight-piece collection for the upcoming Fall/Winter 2017 season. With a mostly muted blue and grey palette, each item contains waterproof, windproof and abrasion resistant technology. Expert craftsmanship and intricate detailing are present, with The North Face’s signature emblem completing each design. The collection will make its debut on November 2 and can be found at participating The North Face Urban Exploration stockists.
SOPHNET. x Timberland “Explore the Unknown” Collection
Dubbed “Explore the Unknown,” the team up between SOPHNET. and Timberland includes an assortment of themed tops, caps and a notable rendition of Timberland’s classic 6-inch Boot. Although the boots have already hit stores, the apparel items will land at select Timberland and SOPHNET. locations on November 2.
Akira x Supreme Collaboration and Drop 11 Items
Supreme’s latest team up sees the streetwear god and cult classic anime Akira releasing a collection of essential streetwear goods and accessories. The comprehensive lineup of collaborative items all feature original artwork from the manga series, which includes a Fishtail Parka, Work Jacket, Coveralls, Jacquard Long Sleeve Top, Soccer Top, two Hooded Sweatshirts, a Zip-Up Hooded Sweatshirt, four Short Sleeve T-Shirts, a Long Sleeve T-Shirt, a 5-Panel Hat, two Skateboard Decks, a plate and a tray. The Akira x Supreme collection will be available at Supreme’s online store and physical locations in New York, Brooklyn, Los Angeles, London and Paris on November 2. Japan will see a November 4 release. In terms of Supreme’s Drop 11 items, this week sees two outwear jackets, a glitch camo long-sleeve tee forest-imprinted basic tee and briefs, and finally a set of colorful caps.
adidas Football x KITH Season Two
Having launched its first collaboration with adidas Football back in May, New York retailer KITH is gearing up for the first installment of its followup season. Representing the Cobras, the capsule contains a range of apparel, accessories and a triple-black iteration of the Nemeziz UltraBOOST 17+ silhouette. The full range of football apparel — featuring shirts sponsored from regular collaborator Coca-Cola — sees long-sleeve jerseys and shorts, as well as hoodies, track tops and co-branded track pants. The adidas Football x KITH Season Two capsule launches on November 3 at all KITH stores and the brand’s webstore.
Larry Clark x Vans Collaborative Collaboration
Kids director, Larry Clark teams up with West Coast skate brand Vans on a street-worthy collaborative collection. The pairing includes a pair of Vans’s classic Old Skool silhouettes along with embroidered caps and long-sleeved tees. Throughout the items, Clark’s signature can be found embroidered for an added personal touch. The cap also features a poem by Clark that reads, “It took a 12 year old boy to figure out the city is a concrete playground.” The Larry Clark x Vans collaborative capsule hits Dover Street Market Ginza, Billy’s and UNITED ARROWS & SONS on November 3.
Palace Winter 2017 Drop 3
London’s favorite skate brand returns for its third drop of Winter 2017 with a bevy of essential pieces for the season. As part of the label’s third drop, signature Tri Ferg puffer jackets and pullovers will be included in the delivery. Palace’s Winter 2017 Drop 3 will be available on Friday, November 3 in-store and online at 11 a.m. local London time, 8 a.m. PST and 11 a.m. EST in the U.S. Peak the items above.
Alexander Wang x adidas Originals Season 2 Collection Third Drop
Having dropped the second part of this season’s collaboration with adidas Originals, Alexander Wang has now revealed the third installment of their joint pairing. Taking inspiration from both the rave and cycling world, the capsule contains both footwear and apparel. The apparel pieces include the Adibreak snap-away track pants and shorts, a robe, fleece-lined coach jackets, a hooded stadium coat and fully reversible puffer jacket. Two silhouettes are included on the footwear side, the AW Hike Lo and the AW Bball Lo. The Alexander Wang x adidas Originals Season 2 Collection Third Drop will be available at worldwide locations, including the adidas Originals and Alexander Wang web stores on November 4.
Bodega’s Fall/Winter 2017 Collection
For the current season, Bodega offers up an eye-catching drop full of vivid colors and made-in-USA fleece items. Essential pieces include hoodies and both long- and short-sleeved shirts with a “SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL BODEGA” running throughout. Bodega’s Fall/Winter 2017 Collection hits Bodega’s webstore on November 4.