New Era manifests summer, Duke + Dexter revs up & more this week

New Era manifests summer, Duke + Dexter revs up & more this week

by Robyn Pullen
7 min

April showers bring May flowers, but they also bring new fashion and sneaker drops we can’t stop thinking about. The month might almost be over, but we’re certainly not over the new collections, collabs, and drops that have been unveiled recently, from New Era’s new MLB Heritage collection to WeTransfer’s creative industry-expert heavy zine. Keep reading to find out what you missed in the world over the weekend, and what’s coming up to look forward to. 

New Era manifests summer with its MLB range
New Era©

New Era is manifesting warmer weather with its latest MLB Heritage collection, featuring summer-ready headwear and apparel that’ll get you in the mood to hit up your local park. From New York Yankees sweatshirts, oversized tees and mesh shorts to cotton caps sporting the team’s logo and the iconic New Era flag. Hit up New Era’s website to shop the range now and manifest better weather yourself. 

Duke + Dexter revs up for its Duke Racing 1 release
Duke + Dexter©

Duke + Dexter’s latest drop is inspired by vintage motorsport decals, featuring distressed hoodies, jackets, and tees reminiscent of the garments worn on the track. Treated with custom fade-out dye with a manual corrosive finish for the classic aged aesthetic, the collection also features motifs and emblems notorious in the racing world, from badges to vintage portraits. Whether you’re speed racing or cruising into summer, find Duke + Dexter’s new Duke Racing 1 collection on the brand’s website now. 

COS Atelier is bringing luxury to the highstreet

London-based fashion label COS has just dropped its latest Atelier collection for Summer 2024, and it’s a refined and elevated take on essential summer staples. From mesh dresses in fine fabrics to innovatively tailored jackets and trousers, COS’ new Atelier range is soft, neutral, and has an unwavering commitment to craftsmanship. If you’re looking to elevate your wardrobe this summer, hit up COS – in-store on online – to shop the COS Atelier Collection now.

Shop happily this World Earth Day with Cult Mia x Positive Luxury
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This World Earth Day, luxury shopping destination, Cult Mia is partnering up with the leading sustainability experts Positive Luxury to curate a special edit that allows you to shop consciously, sustainably, and happily. Featuring three Positive Luxury certified brands, AERA, Maison Atia and Pipe & Skye, the edit launched on Friday last week and curates collections from the three brands you can trust are environmentally friendly. Whether you’re looking to do some sustainable shopping for Earth Day or just want to get to know the fashion brands getting it right, hit up Cult Mia

YSL Beauty is stepping up this World Earth Day 
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Following on from its recent appointment of Dua Lipa as brand ambassador, YSL Beauty is focusing back on the environment, continuing its ongoing effort to “Rewild Our Earth” with two new programmes, one in Colombia and one in the Bahamas (actually spanning two regions). Contributing to YSL Beauty’s aim to protect and restore 100,00 hectares of wilderness by 2030, the Rewind Our Earth project is an on-going partnership with global NGO Re:Wild. Hit up YSL Beauty’s website to learn more about its environmental efforts this World Earth Day. 

Mizuno’s “Wagashi Pack” is sweet enough to eat
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Japanese sportswear brand, Mizuno Sportstyle is satisfying your sweet tooth with its latest drop, a selection of footwear inspired by traditional sweets from Japan. The Wagashi Pack is a range of pastel-hued sneakers which play on both the Wave Rider Beta silhouette and iconic Contender, transforming an important moment during the tea ceremony featuring small and beautiful sweets into sporty and durable footwear. Available in Smoke Green and Lavender Frost colourways, the Wagashi Pack can be found on Mizuno’s website as well as other selected online retailers.

WeTransfer’s new zine is imparting wisdom on young creatives

WeTransfer has brought together a group of renowned creatives for its “New Rules” project, a guide imparting wisdom on the next generation of creatives. Hoping to help young creatives navigate the challenges of an industry in flux, New Rules is a zine featuring work and advice from the likes of Campbell Addy, Quil Lemons, Charlie Engman, Antwaun Sargent, and more. This is actually the first in a series of guides offering advice on the next generation, and will place an emphasis on photographers specifically. Whether you’re a creative looking to get your foot in the door or just want to hear from some of the industry’s “greats,” hit this link to download New Rules for free.

Lanvin Ballerina might be SS24’s shoe of the summer

Whilst we tend to think of a “summer shoe” as being some form of clog or open-toed sandal, this SS24 the Lanvin Ballerina is a strong contender for this spring-summer’s elevated footwear essential. Appearing in a variety of colours and patterns, from pastel-hues to leopard print, the Lanvin Ballerina is wearable, comfortable, and practical, whilst also embodying the spirit and heritage of Lanvin’s brand. If you’re looking for a new summer staple shoe, hit up Lanvin’s website and check out the Lanvin Ballerina.

Featured image by Campbell Addy via WeTransfer©

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