A curious showcase of summerwear from emerging talents & favoured designers.
The arrival of warmer months gives designers a new canvas to express their concepts and designs, and as the times change, so do our wardrobes. We’re exploring 10 must-have summer pieces discovered from both new emerging talents, and anticipated gate-keeper labels like Louis Vuitton & Billionaires Boys Club. For the modern-day statement maker or simplistic flexer, you’ll be sure to gravitate towards a number of our selected pieces perfect for the entry to summer.
01. Heron Preston x Calvin Klein Rigid Cotton Denim Jacket
A reimagined archival jacket in an indigo blue wash. Made from traditional organic and recycled cotton denim with a concealed centre placket. Cut with obsessive precision. Sustainably-sourced. The collaboration was announced featuring an all-star line up of U.S Talents & Creatives including Nas, Lil Uzi Vert, Kaia Gerber, Ashley Grahem, Stevie Williams and more. Exclusively at CalvinKlein.com
02. Cortiez Gully Creepa Cargo’s
West London is born now desired across the globe. Cult-brand Cortiez delivers a tasteful delivery of certified wear on their site and opens up a serious showcase of the brand’s staple items like Cargo Drilltops, T-shirts & Balaclava’s. Standing out in the recent drop are these black and green ‘Creepa Cargo’s sporting a militant fit, stand-out logo across the crotch fitted with several pockets. Shop whilst stock lasts at www.crtz.xyz
03. Uniqlo x JW Anderson Spring/Summer Collection
Created with a hope for new beginnings and brighter days, the collection continues to evolve LifeWear with signature JW ANDERSON craftsmanship and heirloom charm. British designer Jonathan Anderson brings a fresher, contemporary edge to British classics in sync with the Japanese retailer’s taste-making abilities. Key items from the SS21 collection is a relaxed cotton flower embroidered polo shirt & a playful navy striped JW ANDERSON tote bag. The collaborative collection is available online and in selected Uniqlo stores worldwide.
04. Palm Angels “Fishing Club” SS21 T-shirts & Shorts
Francesco Ragazzi & the Palm Angels team have been busy serving up essences of paradise, notably seen in the brands’ latest instalment to SS21. Typically meeting at the intersection of suave essentials, Palm Angels deliver a sophisticated drop of summerwear unveiling paint-treated oversized t-shirts, lavish mesh shorts and seasonal goods that transitions across daytime and evening wear. “Fishing Club” SS21 is available online at www.palmangels.com
05. New Balance 327 New Spring Colourway
The shoe has become a modern-day hero in the footwear realm, sporting a trendy attitude with all-around qualities, the 327 shoe continues to rack up mileage with its latest summer combination of suede and mesh. The recognised silhouette takes on a tasteful light brown with stripped back mesh proving breathable and aesthetically gripping for the summer months. Shop online – www.newbalance.com
06. Les Gens Tech Side Bag
Nottingham based label LES GENS are taking their streetwise ethos to the accessories realm with their latest release of summer-ready uniform. LES GENS strives from keeping its creativity true, and the community at its core, the brand carries a cult-like fan base across the UK, Europe and the U.S. The LES GENS brand continues to earn stripes by taking a bold leap into accessories with the LG Tech Side bag. A 2 compartment zipper bag with plush PVC brand detailings on the exterior. Get acquainted at www.lesgensclothing.com
07. Billionaires Boys Club EU Pre-Fall ’21 Button Up Crewneck
The illustrious Billionaires Boys Club team continues to present statement pieces, surpassing design norms with a seasonal entry of pre-fall flavours. Catching our eye, is this charming Button-Up crewneck, here styled with a white sweat pant and shoe in the official campaign. Fitting for both daywear casuals and an evening dress up, browse the pre-fall range now – www.billionairesboysclub.eu
08. Maharishi Loose Fit Original Snopants
Constructed in a trusted, tightly woven cotton blend, the fabric is lightweight, water‑repellent, quick-drying, and breathable. the signature trousers also feature embroidered nametapes on the rear pocket. Maharishi’s Loose Fit Original Snopants® are fused with U.S. Army overtrousers, adding cargo pockets and straps that can be tied around the leg to keep pocket contents secure, or hidden inside the pockets when not in use.
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