We’re gearing up for another weekend of sun but first, we’ve got your rundown of the latest from the fashion, beauty and lifestyle industries. This week we’ve seen a sustainable footwear collaboration, science-driven skincare launching in the UK and a hyped collaboration from LA eyewear brand. We also take a look at Harem London’s beanie collaboration raising funds to make mental health hospitals warmer and more welcoming. Finally, let’s not forget the launch of sensual candles…
Independent Lucy & Yak Collaborate With Kickers On Sustainable Footwear
Big News! Independent clothing brand Lucy & Yak team up with heritage footwear brand Kickers on a bespoke shoe design. Fusing the classic Kickers boot with style details from Lucy & Yak, the result is the Lennon Hi. Coming in two colour ways, using natural and plant-based dyes that reduce water and energy consumption. We just know this sustainable footwear collab is going to fly off the shelves, so make sure you’ve checked them out!
Kickers has long wanted to partner with a brand that would help us to start building towards a more sustainable footwear future and Lucy & Yak are the brand to do us that. We are very proud to present our most sustainable footwear product offering to date through this collaboration, and will continue to take the learnings this partnership has provided into our future ranges!Kickers
Harem London Partners With Hospital Rooms On Beanie Collaboration
Big news! London-based contemporary brand Harem London partners with mental health charity Hospital Rooms on a limited edition beanie collaboration. Working to raise funds to make mental health hospitals warmer and more welcoming for patients, the duo created the 100% organic cotton ribbed beanie. Designed with colourful “Evil Eye beads”, symbolising the protection from negative energy, a nod to Harem London’s Middle Eastern heritage and the importance of mental health awareness. The collaboration is a friendly reminder for us to always think positively and let go of any negativity. The limited-edition beanie launched yesterday, and with only 40 hats available, definitely take the time to check this one out.
Glow Hub Launches Glow Your Way Campaign
Calling all glow-getters! Skincare brand Glow Hub launches their new Glow Your Way campaign, giving Gen Z a platform for to talk about what’s important to them. With faces that celebrate diversity, inclusivity and community, this campaign builds the message of celebrating how you glow, whoever you are and however you do it. Covering key topics such as acne, mental health, anti-racism and exploring gender identity, the 7 ambassadors will share their stories and useful resources to create a hub to support, discuss and educate. We all love skincare but what’s better than skincare with a good message behind it? (hint: nothing!)
PUMA Release Monochrome Colourways in the New Mayu Leather
Ever wondered what ‘90s streetwear looks like through a ‘70s lens? PUMA is here to answer that with their new monochrome Mayu Leather sneakers. Featuring an exaggerated sole, a leather upper and smooth suede construction, this design relays a true nostalgic feel as it incorporates the bold culture of the ‘90s. The versatility of this modern statement shoe makes it perfect for everyday wear. We are most definitely adding this sneaker into our shoe wardrobe for this season!
Eyewear Brand Bonnie Clyde Collaborate With Soulection
Sunnies season is finally here and so is LA-based eyewear brand Bonnie Clyde’s latest collaboration with musical collective Soulection. After being a work in progress for over a year, the collection consists of a monochromatic sage green of the Show-and-Tell style, as well as a Sweet-as-Honey version of the Tetsuo silhouette in amber. Each style shows a message inside the temples of the sunglasses, reading ‘breathe in’ and ‘breathe out’, reminding you to take a much-needed moment. We are so here for this collaboration!
LX Labs Launch With Range Of Sensual Candles
French designer Laurent Guinci created LX Labs to transport you back to those sensual memories with a range of luxurious, masculine-scented candles. The collection of 8 candles each comes with a sensual background story to set the ambience, bringing something totally new to the market. Each with 40 hours of burn time, the candles come in two bespoke colourways to fit your daytime or night-time needs. From fresh fragrances of mandarin and eucalyptus to stronger scents of black pepper and cashmere musk, there really is a wide variety to choose from. If you’re looking to treat yourself or a partner to a bit of indulgence, these will become a staple for you!
The Body Shop Launches Special Edition Body Care For Summer
Meet your most valuable beauty products this summer! The Body Shop are kickstarting the season with 2 collections of special edition vegan body care. Whether you’re looking for the refreshing floral scent of Cool Daisy or a tangier Fresh Raspberry, they’ve got you covered. The collections include shower gels, body mists, exfoliating scrubs and body yogurt and butter. Perfect for those hot summer days!
Science-Driven Furtuna Skin Launches In The UK
This is an announcement you do not want to miss! Transformative and luxurious natural skincare brand, Furtuna Skin is launching in the UK next week. Blending old-world methods with modern science is a new era of innovative skincare. Inspired by the potent plants of Sicily, products are packed full of vitamins working to soothe and shield skin against environmental stress. After winning awards for “Best Face Serum”, the brand expanded their product collection to include a micellar cleansing essence, moisturising oil and a replenishing balm. Tuesday 8th June marks the exclusive launch of Furtuna Skin in the UK on Cult Beauty, so set your alarms to ensure you get your hands on the collection!
By offering full visibility and sparing no expense in our development process, we hope to create a transformational effect on the clean beauty movement, leading it forward with a new level of efficacyAgatha Relota Luczo, Founder of Furtuna Skin
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