This week’s list of product drops kicks-off the return of streetwear staple Supreme for this Fall/Winter 2018. The week also sees a number of other highly anticipated drops, along with a few welcome surprises: the ingenious collaboration between Wikipedia and Advisory Board Crystals, Palace‘s second drop, the lifestyle-driven ‘THE CONVENI‘ store by none other than Hiroshi Fujiwara, and last but not least, PLEASURES‘ collaboration with the late American artist Patrick Nagel.
Key drops for this week are an assortment of Supreme items including outerwear pieces between the NYC brand and artist Sancheeto, the Tag Heuer Pocket Pro Stopwatch, “Fuck You” graphic accessories, Madonna tee, Polartec tote, and NYC Pillbox. Rounding oput the list of must-haves is Balenciaga‘s mini shoulder bag, a plethora of soft-goods from Palace, and custom-dyed sweats from Siberia Hills.
Patrick Nagel x PLEASURES Collection
PLEASURES joined forces with the estate of late American artist Patrick Nagel on a graphic print capsule collection. The range features long- and short-sleeve T-shirts, crewnecks and hoodies featuring four different Patrick Nagel prints as well as text and quotes expressing the late artist’s style and legacy. Signature PLEASURES insignia is also found throughout to signal the special collaboration. Prices range from $40 to $90 USD.
Where PLEASURES Web Store
Advisory Board Crystals Wikipedia Long Sleeve
Advisory Board Crystals partners with the one-and-only Wikipedia for a surprise graphic long sleeve. The shirt features the signature Wikipedia puzzle globe with the text “Internet Master,” spotlighting the nonprofit online encyclopedia’s free knowledge projects with an emphasizes on the privilege of free information. Each shirt retails for $85 USD and all proceeds from the sales of the shirt going towards the Wikimedia Foundation and directly fund Wikipedia’s pages created and edited by volunteers around the world.
Where: abc. Web Store
Hiroshi Fujiwara’s THE CONVENI Store Items
Hiroshi Fujiwara officially opened his new concept store THE CONVENI with a debut capsule collection release including everything from Japanese magazines to souvenir pieces from labels such as WTAPS, NEIGHBORHOOD and fragment design. Also available is the debut THE CONVENI capsule, which includes soap candles, lighters, T-shirts BE@RBRICKS and umbrellas.
Where: THE CONVENI (GINZA SONY PARK)
Balenciaga Unisex Shoulder Bags
Taking a break from its stream of garment releases, Balenciaga dropped its latest range of Fall/Winter 2018 accessories. This time around the luxury fashion house dropped three new unisex shoulder bags, which serve as excellent additions to any hyped outfit. With nylon and leather carryall options, the bags feature velcro closures, a zip pocket and a logo emblem embellishment.
Where:Balenciaga Flagships and Select Retailers Like Antonioli
Palace Fall/Winter 2018 Second Drop
Palace returns for its second drop this season, this time focusing on essentials and daily wares. T-shirts galore will release alongside staple shorts, while the thicker offerings — the smoking cobra hoodie and striped cut & sewn particularly — give options for those who need something warmer. Don’t miss the subtle stripe zip up coach jacket and the ripstop rubber patch cap, which give the athleisure look a nice return to complement a grail pair of runners a nice match.
When: August 17
Where: Palace Web Store and Palace London/NY
Supreme Fall/Winter 2018 First Drop
Supreme‘s season starter is finally here. The Fall/Winter 2018 inaugural drop supplies a slew of items that cater to the minimalistic fan of Supreme, rather than the ones who embrace logos and wild print. That being said, the drop is not without hyped future-grails: the Madonna photo tee is releasing this week, along with the Tag Heuer stopwatch, taped seam dog graphic jacket, Motion Logo varsity jacket, Mophie battery case and Box Logo toolbox. Baseball shirts, plaid pants, leather anorak and matching trousers, beanies and underwear are all releasing, so make sure you bring enough cash.
When: August 16 and 18, 2018
Where: Supreme Retail Stores in NY, Brooklyn, London, France, and Japan
mastermind x BAPE 2018 Capsule
After several teasers, we now learn that Japanese imprints mastermind and BAPE have come together for a new collaborative collection. Utilizing the signature tone focus of mastermind, the team up sees the union of the most recognizable logos of both labels. A set of reworked original camo short- and long-sleeve T-shirts emblazoned with mastermind’s skull motif and BAPE’s shark head face stand out as the highlight pieces from the upcoming range.
When: August 18, 2018
Where: mastermind vs A BATHING APE Concept Store HK
Siberia Hills Pre-Fall Collection
Following a brief stint, emerging label Siberia Hills recently dropped a new collection of Pre-Fall cut and sew pieces. Dubbed “Siberia Spirit,” the four new items serve as a precursor to Daf Orlovsky‘s fill seasonal range coming later this year. Comprised of T-shirts and sweatpants, the Pre-Fall range is centered around a custom-dyed pattern and an artful graphic motif.
Where: Siberia Hills Web Store