After a long week of not-so-nice weather, we’re here for your weekly rundown of the latest fashion, beauty and lifestyle news. This week we discuss a collaboration with drag royalty, the launch of a new triple action cleansing balm and eyewear designed to fit Afro facial features. Let’s not forget a capsule collection taking us back to 90’s cartoons and pastel perfect tennis wear. Keep on reading to find out more!
Kimeze Launches As The First Eyewear For Afro Facial Features
New brand alert! Kimeze offers fashion-forward, luxury opticals and sunglasses that have been created to fit Afro facial features. With most eyewear designed to fit Caucasian features, sisters Clare and Christina Kimeze founded the brand to design more choices for black consumers. Redefining what is the “normal fit” of luxury eyewear, the pair have worked with the world’s best artisanal frame makers to create a range of hand-crafted silhouettes. Ideal for all occasions, the collection features different designs, which are all available in a variety of colours specifically chosen to flatter black skin tones. It’s a definite 10/10 from us!
Nasty Gal Collaborates With RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Star Tayce
Step aside, Nasty Gal‘s latest collaboration is here with none other than iconic RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Star and drag royalty, Tayce. Joining forces, this capsule collection is inspired by rebellious Glam Rock, from glitzy metallics and statement lingerie to grungy accessories and statement hues. We’re talking ultimate power dressing, as the collection features suits, blazer dresses and electric graphic tees painted with some of Tayce’s most memorable phrases. The 60 piece collection makes badass seem like an understatement!
TALA Launches New Sustainable Summer Sets
Sprinkle a sense of summer into your workout wardrobe with TALA‘s new SPRITZ collection! With nostalgic noughties pastels and ultimate feel-good summer vibes, this range of stylish and lightweight sweat sets comes in 3 different colours – Ice Blue, Lemonade Yellow and Storm Grey. Sustainably crafted from recycled fabrics, these quality pieces are perfect for achieving that effortless transition style all year round. This week TALA also launched their latest mint colourway for all of their hero styles, so if you’re looking for a gym set that encompasses pastel perfection – these planet-friendly sets are the ones for you!
KESHA and Pretty Connected Partner for Limited-Edition Yin Yang Collection
Just as we thought an eyewear collab couldn’t get any better, Pretty Connected accessories partner with Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter KESHA on that latest limited edition Yin Yang collection. Fashion meets functionality with this collaboration as the collection features a chain that can be used in many ways including as a mask chain, to carry bags or even as a belt! The collection debuts a new rose gold colour, alongside the original popular silver and gold shades. We cannot wait to rock these!
Tommy Jeans Launch “A Blast From The Past” Capsule
Forget a time machine, Tommy Jeans is transporting us back to the good old days with their “A Blast From The Past” capsule collection. In partnership with ViacomCBS and Warner Bros, this collection offers a modern Tommy Jeans twist to iconic characters through a variety of tees, sweats and hoodies. Bringing the playful 90s streetwear vibe to 2021, the bold colourways and oversized garments feature cartoon icons such as SpongeBob SquarePants, Garfield and Beavis and Butt-Head. Each micro-capsule also includes the Tommy Jeans logo remixed in unique and surprising ways, adding a fresh look to some of the brand’s timeless favourites. We’re not sure about you but we’re adding everything to our cart!
Sophia & Cinzia Partner With Slazenger On Tennis Wear Range
Grab your tennis racket, creators of the hit podcast and business empire The Girls Bathroom, Sophia & Cinzia launch their latest creation in collaboration with heritage sportswear brand, Slazenger. Just in time for Wimbledon season, the dynamic duo bring their unique sense of style to the world of sports by creating a fun, playful and inspirational range of pastel perfect looks. From skorts and polo halter necks to mini dresses and oversized hoodies, this collection has everything you could want from the athleisure trend. Whether you’re wearing it on the courts or strutting your stuff on the street, this collaboration is all about having fun. This really is a collection to love!
Check out more of our favourite pieces from the 80’s athleisure trend here.
We wanted to bring our sense of style to a well respected heritage brand to ensure customers experience luxury by wearing good quality clothing. We want people to feel good in sportswear and have the opportunity to wear our signature pastel colours so they can look and feel good on and off the court. Plus we have co-ord outfits so you can twin with your bestie!Sophia Tuxford & Cinzia Baylis-Zullo
Sentenced Debut Sustainable Season Two Collection After Successful Launch
*ATTENTION* We have a sustainable brand you MUST know about! British designers, Georgia Wilkinson & Lucy Graham launched Sentenced Season Two collection this week, featuring everything you need to create the ultimate capsule summer wardrobe. Influenced by vintage Palm Springs images, the scenes are brought to life as the collection features organic terry-towelling tracksuits, matching swimwear and bouclé midi dresses – all designed using eco-conscious fabrics. With a neutral-toned colour scheme and high-quality materials, you can wear these timeless garments summer after summer. So we can look good whilst being environmentally friendly? Um yes, sign us up!
The Season Two collection is everything you need for the perfect summer, whether you’re in Mykonos, Tulum or on a staycation, you can mix and match our sets to make all your looks unique; you can dress each piece up or down for any occasion.Georgia Wilkinson & Lucy Graham, Founders of Sentenced
Codex Beauty Labs Launch Brightening Serum Exclusively On Cult Beauty
*psst* Just letting you know that Codex Beauty Labs has just exclusively launched their Antü Brightening Serum on Cult Beauty! Powered by plants and scientifically formulated, this biotech beauty serum rejuvenates and protects the skin barrier, helping to defend against air pollution. This vegan and cruelty-free product uses a powerful blend of antioxidants and hyaluronic acid to illuminate the skin, whilst relaxing and smoothing fine lines. Made for all skin types, this serum would be particularly helpful to those living in a city or with dull, dry or uneven skin. Lacklustre skin will be a thing of the past as we look towards a plump, hydrated and bright complexion with the Antü Brightening Serum!
Paula’s Choice Release New Omega+ Complex Cleansing Balm
We’re always on the hunt for a cleanser that’s going to do our skin good, but look no further because the new Omega+ Complex Cleansing Balm from Paula’s Choice has a triple-action formula! This innovative cleanser contains omegas 3, 6 and 9 to gently cleanse and nourish the skin for a softer, smoother and more hydrated complexion. These omega fatty acids work to effectively remove makeup and sunscreen, cleanse and hydrate, reinforcing the skin’s barrier to reveal a younger and healthier looking complexion – no matter your age or skin type! If you’re looking for a product to help de-stress your skin, this is definitely one to check out.
Bioderma Launch A Nourishing Hand Sanitiser
Since the global pandemic started, hand sanitiser has become an everyday staple for us but frequent handwashing repeated use of alcohol-based hand sanitiser can damage and dry out your hands. But don’t worry Bioderma‘s new Biphase Lipo alcoolique is here to the rescue! Enriched with 10% fats that restore the skin’s natural layer of lipids, this safe and easy to use hand sanitiser nourishes the skin whilst eliminating the risk of viruses spreading. This is going to become a must in our handbags. Finally no more dry and tired hands, yay!
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