Now the Fashion Week circuits are complete, and countless designer runways, presentations, and showcases later, we break down a variety of men & women must-have summer pieces to upgrade your seasonal wardrobe and accessories. This Summer season, thanks to many hype collaborations, accustomed design and a breakthrough in new, underground fashion talent, SS21 offers a rich and diverse style guide for the modern-day individual or stylistic trendsetters.
Straddling the tastes and trends for both Men & Women, here’s the breakdown of the best 8 pieces to match that summer feeling.
01) FOUR:FIFTEEN.AM ‘STAFF’ T-shirt
A splash of colour in your summer wardrobe from a brand to watch – FOUR:FIFTEEN.A.M surpasses expectations delivering unmatched quality garments, finished with a tasteful & thick screenprint graphic design. Made in L.A with sustainable working practices, ensuring wastage is 50% below the industry average at all times, while also employing experienced seamstresses earning an average $20 an hour in a bid to maintain fairer working opportunities. Get Acquainted here – www.fourfifteen.am
02) STUSSY x OUR LEGACY WORKSHOP
Sustainably-led Champions Our Legacy team up with long-term collaborating partners Stussy for an offering of warm-weather essentials in a tasteful selection of hand-dyed beach-vibe hues. Reigning supreme amongst the collection are a variety of lightweight shorts straddling from oceanic blues to deep grey and black.
Browse the leading shorts, and rest of the collaborative collection on www.stussy.com
03 – GENTLE MONSTER x AMBUSH SS21 Sunglasses
Inspired by ‘climbing’, Gentle Monster X Ambush collection features two designs with bold acetate frames and the signature ‘CARABINER’ detail The special package also includes bold coloured drawstrings and a silver metal carabiner. Another forward-thinking delivery from the leading designer’s long-lasting collaborative partnership.
04 – FOOTPATROL x EARL JEFFERS x RAL DUKE ‘Record Store Day 2021’ Collaboration
To celebrate International Record Store Day, London’s illustrious sneaker store collaborates with DJ Earl Jeffers and multidisciplinary artist Ral Duke to create a special limited apparel collection featuring an exclusive hoodie and tee, with a premium puff print finish. Accompanied by a guest mix for the special day (17th June 21), the collaborative line also celebrates the launch of Earl Jeffers’ Higher’ E.P, as seen emblazoned across all the limited edition offerings. All in-store purchases of the apparel will include a free copy of the “HIGHER” EP Vinyl.
Footpatrol, 80 Berwick Street – Soho, London
05 – NIKE x OFF-WHITE AIR ZOOM TEMPO “PINK GLOW” & “BLACK”
An iconic and statement iteration of the famously recognised Nike x Off-White Air Zoom Tempo shoe, the rubber-spiked sneaker receives Virgil Abloh’s “Pink Glow” make-over with a developed mesh upper sat on a
built-out midsole, emblazoned in the designer’s signature ‘AIR’ trademark. Arguably one of the most sought after silhouettes from Off-White’s long-lasting collaboration with Nike, The hyped shoe is set for release on the 23rd of July, exclusively on the SNKRS app at 10 am GMT.
06 – NCAPPED ‘DRAKE’ Rap Tee
A Heavyweight, hand-washed vintage t-shirt was given the NCAPPED treatment, incorporating the original photos and artworks of Drake at his famous Birmingham performance. The Community-led brand NCAPPED was given exclusive access to photograph on-stage to capture the magic, resulting in a memorable, limited edition garment. See more at www.ncapped.com
07 –CETRAVISIONS x GSHOCK Watch
London-based designer Marino Morwood reinvents an iconic G-SHOCK’s DW-5600 watch as the first introduction to his ‘Vision-led’ brand CETRAVISIONS accessory realm. Marking the first-ever collaboration for the brand, it’s obvious the vision is getting clearer, which is also the phrase carrying the collaboration. You’re likely to be familiar with the design works for his spearheading rap t-shirts later sported by Playboi Carti, ASAP Rocky & Migos. The DW-5600 white resin G-SHOCK is connected with an orange and light blue custom print, and has been announced as a limited edition run of just 200 worldwide.
Releasing in August exclusively at the G-SHOCK Store on London’s Carnaby Street, join Marino Morwood & the CETRAVISIONS live from the store and stay connected on @cetravisions on Instagram.
08 – TELFAR GLOBAL ‘Lavander’ Pastel Bag
The statement summer accessory from Telfar is to cause a scene having been revealed in a “Lavender,” a pastel purple hue reminiscent of taro milk tea. Seen sported by both men and women, Telfar bags enable you to take an outfit out of a box and into its own, the subtlety in branding but smart design and released in small, medium and large sizes, is a functional must-have throughout the summer, day and night. Alongside other colourways, the “Lavender” is available to shop now on Telfar’s online store.
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