As we move into the peak of summer, seasonal essentials continue to drop on a daily basis. Last week the highly-coveted collaboration between Supreme and Louis Vuitton finally saw a global launch — though many fans in North America still need to wait. Focusing on this week, some of the more-anticipated collaborations releasing include offerings from streetwear heavy hitters BAPE and the Minions, Junya Watanabe MAN and The North Face, Herschel Supply Co. and Keith Haring, and finally C2H4 and Kappa. Fan merch continues to be big on the scene with a restock of Tyler, The Creator‘s Golf Wang items along with official merch from KFC. Check out the handful of coveted items that will be dropping in stores throughout the upcoming days.
C2H4 x Kappa “UNDECAYABLE” Collaborative Collection
Los Angeles-based label C2H4 has unveiled an unexpected collaboration with Kappa. Titled “UNDECAYABLE,” the collection is comprised of reimagined streetwear and sportswear staples. The range includes an assortment of jackets, hoodies, T-shirts and pants all featuring a blocked teal and white color scheme. Kappa’s signature striped logo design can also be found throughout. The C2H4 x Kappa “UNDECAYABLE” collaborative collection is available now for pre-order over at C2H4′s online store.
Cactus Plant Flea Market Tie-Dye T-Shirts
After releasing a set of “PLANT” hats alongside NIGO, Pharrell Williams’ Cactus Plant Flea Market is dropping a groovy set of tie-dye T-shirts. The shirts are then embellished with a smiley face and the phrase, “We Are All Powered by the Sun.” The Cactus Plant Flea Market tie-dye T-shirts are available now over at Dover Street Market London and New York as well as colette. Unfortunately the capsule is only being offered in-stores.
Cav Empt 2017 Fall/Winter Collection First Delivery
Cav Empt drops its first delivery of the 2017 fall/winter season titled “Silly Fancy Goods.” The delivery will feature long- and short-sleeved tees containing the brand’s signature graphics along with color-blocked sweatshirts, caps, socks and a waist-bag. Cav Empt’s 2017 fall/winter collection first delivery is available now over at Cav Empt’s web store.
DOOM x Stance Collaboration
Legendary hip-hop musician DOOM has joined forces with Stance on a limited edition capsule inspired by the supervillain MC’s iconic metal mask. The capsule includes original artwork by Stance cohort/artist Blake “KEO” Lethem featured on the socks. The DOOM x Stance collab is available now at select Stance retailers and online.
DualForces x UNDEFEATED 2017 Collaboration Capsule
The latest team up between DualForces and UNDEFEATED sees a collaborative capsule that pays homage to the beauty of Jiu-Jitsu. Inspired by the martial arts, the collection’s crowned item is the full camo Gi set that comprises a kimono and matching pants. The Gi set also comes with a matching carrying bag, sporting the same pattern and branding. To round out the collection, assorted pullovers and T-shirts are also available. The DualForces x UNDEFEATED capsule is available now at all UNDEFEATED retail locations and online.
Fxxking Rabbits Street Fighter II-Inspired Hoodies
Founded by Japanese photographer Ryo Ishikawa, Fxxking Rabbits has released a set of Street Fighter II- and PlayStation-inspired hoodies and long-sleeved tees. Both items feature #FR2 font logos designed in the same, unmistakable way as PlayStation’s and Street Fighter II‘s. Both items are available now over at HBX.
Golf Wang 2017 Summer Collection
Tyler, The Creator’s Golf Wang sees a restock of items just in time for the remaining days of summer. The collection features staple pieces from hoodies and long-sleeves to caps and socks ranging in black and white colorways to more summery pastels. The latest Golf Wang items are available now over at Golf Wang’s web store.
Junya Watanabe MAN x The North Face 2017 Fall/Winter Outerwear Collection
Japanese mainstay Junya Watanabe MAN has teamed up with The North Face for an exclusive range of outerwear essentials. What makes this collection so special is that all items are made from an eclectic series of durable duffle bags. Standout items of the collection include the red and grey long coat, the long jacket in “Triple Black,” and the yellow and black baseball coats. The limited Junya Watanabe MAN x The North Face 2017 fall/winter outerwear collection is available now over at DSML’s e-shop.
Keith Haring x Herschel Supply Co.
Herschel Supply Co. has recently unveiled its new collaboration featuring the works of Keith Haring, one of the most iconic pop artists of the 20th century. As part of its 2017 fall collection, the Keith Haring x Herschel Supply Co. collection will span bags and accessories along with apparel and headwear. Marking Herschel Supply Co.’s first apparel partnership, raincoats, Coach jackets and ponchos are included along with a bucket hat. Over on the bags and accessories side, backpacks, duffle bags and small wallets and pouches round out the collection. All the items are swathed with Haring’s “Untitled” dancing man print. The Keith Haring x Herschel Supply Co. collection is available now over at select Herschel Supply Co. retailers and online.
KFC Official Merch
Known for its delicious fried chicken, KFC has dropped a line of official merchandise for all the fans out there. The line includes wearables such as sweatshirts, tees and a replica of the colonel’s bolo tie. Along with clothing, accessories have also been thrown in from pillows, socks, pins, pocket squares, and even a $20,000 USD chicken sandwich-shaped zinger meteorite. KFC’s official merch is available now over at KFC’s site.
Lee x WACKO MARIA Denim Capsule
Japanese label WACKO MARIA has enlisted the help of American denim producer Lee for its latest collection, which comprises of button-up jean jackets and jean button-up shirts. Lined with a star-printed design on the inside, both the shirts and jackets feature the slogan “The Guilty Parties” in bold white text. The Lee x WACKO MARIA denim collection is available now over WACKO MARIA’s online store.
Mr. Bathing Ape 2017 Fall/Winter Collection
For 2017 fall/winter, Mr. Bathing Ape doesn’t stray away from its mustachioed Ape Head. The latest range contains a bevy of classic essentials from branded camouflage outerwear, well-constructed long-sleeve button-ups, graphic T-shirts, crewneck sweaters, and a hat. Mr. Bathing Ape’s 2017 fall/winter collection is available now at BAPE retailers and online.
Stüssy “World Tour” 2017 Summer Capsule
For Summer 2017, Stüssy revisits its famed “World Tour” graphic, which was first introduced back in 1989. The capsule collection features a short sleeve and long-sleeved tees offered up in a variety of different colorways including mustard, dark teal, light brown and dark pink. The “World Tour” capsule is available now from select Stüssy retailers and online.
UNDERCOVER Patti Smith, Joy Division and Klaus Nomi Capsule Collection
In UNDERCOVER’s latest capsule, the Japanese label pays tribute to three influential musical artists: Patti Smith, Joy Division and Klaus Nomi. Each of the artists is honored with a coach jacket, button-up shirt and tee. Featured in both black and white, each item highlights an iconic lyric from each of the artists’ best known songs. UNDERCOVER’s latest capsules are available now at UNDERCOVER retailers.
BornxRaised “Lust and Paranoia” 2017 Summer Collection
Los Angeles-based label BornxRaised presents a collection fueled by our vices. Titled “Lust and Paranoia,” the range boats a selection of hoodies, sweatpants, fleece pullovers and tees all embossed with taglines and typefaces such as “Orgy” and “Paranoia.” The BornxRaised “Lust and Paranoia” 2017 summer collection will be available on July 20 via the brand’s online shop.
Minions x Baby Milo x BAPE 2017 Summer Collaboration
To celebrate the release of Despicable Me 3, Japanese imprint BAPE is unveiling a special capsule collection pairing the Minions with the brand’s mascot Baby Milo. The collection houses BAPE’s essentials from zip-up hoodies and tees, also throwing in some decorative pillows, a face mask and totes. Sprawled throughout the looks are the Minions and new BFF Baby Milo. The Minions x Baby Milo x BAPE collaboration will be available at the Isetan Shinjuku Store and Minions website from July 19. The collection will then launch at your local BAPE store and online on July 22.