Liam Hodges x FILA & Eight Other Key European Drops
Including new Raf Simons x Fred Perry and Stone Island Shadow Project.
After Palace‘s first drop of the season, the next seven days are set to be dominated by the first release from Supreme‘s Spring/Summer 2018 collection. Other than that, though, the upcoming week is set to feature some more big releases. Raf Simons is set to continue his collaborative run with the latest capsule of his work with Fred Perry, meanwhile Liam Hodges long-awaited collection FILA will also arrive.
Other strong releases include a U.K. exclusive footwear collection from Nike, new Crazy styles from adidas Originals and the latest collection from Stone Island‘s technical Shadow Project line. We’ve compiled a list of the best drops across Europe, as well as all the information you’ll need to cop.
Life’s A Beach Spring/Summer 2018 Collection
London-based label Life’s A Beach‘s latest collection sees it continue with more bright prints and bold graphics. As well as previous patterns, such as blue flames, the capsule also features new motifs including the “Hard Times” graphic and a L.A.B. branded devil. The collection is available now from the Life’s A Beach web store.
Stone Island Shadow Project Spring/Summer 2018
Stone Island’s technical Shadow Project line has gone heavy on prints and innovative materials in its new drop. Patterns this season include one similar to a spider’s web — made using a “matte shroud” — and another produced using a corrosive paint. Unsurprisingly for Stone Island, the Shadow Project collection also features some of its more experimental fabrics such as an ultralight nylon and a cotton bonded to a polyurethane membrane. The first pieces from the Shadow Project Spring/Summer 2018 collection are available now from the Stone Island web store.
Folk Spring/Summer 2018 Collection
British label Folk has kept it simple for Spring/Summer 2018, with a collection comprised of high quality staples. The collection references utility and sportswear, with technical fabrics sitting alongside crumpled nylon, Pima cotton and dry Japanese cotton. This capsule also features a range of graphic pieces, a new venture for the brand. The full collection is available now from Folk’s web store.
Nike Jersey Shop
Nike recently announced the launch of its Jersey Shop, which allows creatives to submit designs that can then be approved and distributed. The first drop featured collaborations with London’s Romance FC and 24 London, with both of them contributing designs to the Jersey Shop project. The first releases from the programme are available now from the Nike web store.
Raf Simons x Fred Perry Spring/Summer 2018
After collections with Eastpak and adidas dropped in recent weeks, Raf Simons has continued his collaborative streak with his latest Fred Perry capsule. The collection is influenced by a punk and DIY ethos, which is referenced in the use of duct tape on pieces throughout. Elsewhere. the capsule features polo shirts, tees and a matching black trouser and work jacket set. The collection is set to drop on February 15.
Liam Hodges x FILA
First unveiled as part of Liam Hodges’ Spring/Summer 2018 show in June last year, the London-based designer’s FILA collaboration is set to finally arrive. The apparel and footwear capsule features three colorways of the Original Fitness silhouette, as well as a range of colorblocked and pinstriped polos, sweaters, tees and track pants. The collection will be available from Selfridges and other select retailers on February 15.
adidas Originals Spring/Summer 2018 Crazy Pack
adidas Originals launched five new Crazy styles with a campaign starring Playboi Carti, 21 Savage and Young Thug and the pack itself features two new takes on the Crazy 1 ADV, two new Crazy 8 ADV versions and the Crazy 1 ADV Sock. The styles in the new pack include sneakers in PrimeKnit as well as in synthetic leather and touches of suede. The collection is set to drop via adidas retailers on February 15.
Nike GMT Pack
Nike’s U.K. exclusive pack takes inspiration from the Longitude Zero, the marker of Greenwich Meantime (hence the capsule’s name), with an embroiderd “00:00” motif appearing on both styles. The collection features the Air Zoom Spiridon and Air Max 98, with the Spiridon featuring a maroon overlay while the Air Max 98 comes with gold touches. The pack is set to drop on February 16 from retailers including Size?.
maharishi “Everything Is Recorded” T-shirt
To celebrate the arrival of Richard Russell‘s Everything Is Recorded album, maharishi has unveiled a super-limited edition T-shirt. The collaboration stretches beyond just the tee, with maharishi’s Hardy Blechman also designing the cover art for the album. The T-shirt comes in either black or white, with the project’s artwork appearing on the rear. The tee is will drop on February 16 from the maharishi store in London.