Dior taps Tomorrow x Together and Clarks get Kurupted: your Friday Roundup

Dior taps Tomorrow x Together and Clarks get Kurupted: your Friday Roundup

by Ollie Cox
8min

You’ve made it. It’s Friday, and it’s nearly the weekend. Close your laptop and grab a drink. You deserve it. But before you go, have a look at our Friday round to end the week with a dose of seriously cool sh*t. Kurupt FM are teaming up with Clarks Originals and Dior has named K-pop group Tomorrow x Together as its brand ambassadors. Keep reading to find out more. 

66° North take it back to the beginning for its Grandi collection

Naming the collection after the former fishing district in Reykjavik, Grandi means ‘narrow strip of land connecting two larger pieces of land. Inspired by its legacy, 66° North‘s Grandi collection celebrates the versatility and effortlessness of workwear. Durable ripstop fabrics construct the hardwearing collection, working with two-way stretch properties for strength and flexibility. Shop the collection here.

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Broken Planet’s latest arrives at Cosmic Speed

Broken Planet first dropped its Cosmic Speed collection at a crazy pop-up, attended by an army of fans last weekend. With sought-after items selling out fast, the London streetwear label is giving fans a second chance, releasing its sportswear-inspired tops and graphic crews online at 8pm UK time. 

Broken Planet © / @cashmerre ©

Wasted Talent take Vans from Cali to Como 

Wasted Talent is a cultural reference for the European skate and surf scene, so a partnership with Vans, the original action sports shoe company, makes perfect sense. Joining forces for a collaborative Sk8-Hi and slip-On in a minimal off-white hue and shot in the tranquil backdrop of Lake Como, these guys nod to the Dolce Vita years in a perfect dose of Nostalgia. 

Wasted Talent ©

Tomorrow x Together become Dior Ambassadors 

Announced via Dior’s Instagram ahead of their headline show at the Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago, K-pop group Together x Tomorrow became the French label’s latest ambassadors. The band performed wearing custom looks designed by Kim Jones himself as they took to the stage, further highlighting the importance of K-pop on popular culture. 

Dior ©

J.Lindeberg opens brand new Copenhagen flagship store

J. Lindeberg’s mission to fuse the worlds of fashion and sport continues as it opens its new flagship store. Digital aspects form key components of the store, with features such as a 3D TV bringing the digital world to life to enhance the shopping experience. One of the coolest features is the store’s ceiling which can be illuminated with over 300,000 colours, taking store parties to the next level. 

The store opens today, so add this one to your list if you’re in the city. 

J. Lindeberg ©

New Era channels the beat of the city 

As part of its heritage collection, New Era is channelling the city’s energy for its latest campaign. Visiting five countries to showcase the collection, New Era meets UK-based barbers Mark Maciver and Justin Carr alongside French rap legend Médine Zaouiche and his son Massoud who is breaking into the rap scene alongside artists Manuel Osterholt and Younes Mohammadi who call Berlin their home. Rounding off the campaign are Italian actors Stefano Salo and Livio Kone and the flamenco-dancing mother-daughter duo from Madrid, Penelope Pasca and Alejandra de Castro. 

Watch the New Era ‘Beat of the City’ film here to learn more about those involved. To shop the collection, head to the New Era website

New Era ©

MCM brings Americana to its monogram 

This season, luxury German label MCM channelled its inner cowboy for its Americana-themed collection. Bold graphic prints are met with oversized patterns as structured tailoring pairs with relaxed silhouettes. The brand’s traditional codes are subverted through classic paisley patterns to create a dynamic motif. To shop the Space Cowboy collection, head to MCM worldwide

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Clarks Originals get Kurupted 

It’s a Kuruption Ting! The boys over at Kurupt FM have teamed up with Clarks Originals for a patterned grey suede Wallabee. To celebrate, everyone’s favourite pirate radio station is throwing a launch party and giving fans a chance to come along. Customers who purchase the Kurupt FM x Clarks Wallabee will automatically be entered into a draw to attend. The shoes will be sold in Clarks Originals retail outlets and online. Good luck!

Clarks Originals ©

Feng Chen Wang’s AW23 collection is all about connection

For AW23, Feng Chen Wang channelled the connection between individuals, cultures and communities and how they relate to the passing of time. For a mix of structured tailoring and quirky cutouts head to Fenfchenwang.com. 

Feng Chen Wang ©

Merrell takes boardgames to the outdoors

For its 1TRL campaign, ‘The Trail That Came Before’ Merrell looked to the unifying force of strategy games played in city parks worldwide, combining this shared intellect with a love of the trail to transport strategy to the untamed wilderness. With a range of outdoor-ready footwear, including the Hydro Runner RFL 1TRL and Eagle Luxe GTX 1TRL, Merrel’s latest campaign has something for everyone. Get your hands on the tactics meets trail collection here

Merrell ©

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