In Brief: Fashion Releases May 2019

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Fenty Clothing by Rihanna

When: 24th May (Paris pop-up) / 29th May (online)
Website: fenty.com
Twitter: @FentyOfficial / @rihanna
Instagram: @fenty / @badgalriri

Following on from her successful ventures with Fenty Beauty, Savage x Fenty and Fenty x Puma (to name a few), Rihanna has joined with luxury fashion conglomerate LVMH to create her much-anticipated clothing line, Fenty, and has made history by becoming the first black woman to lead a major luxury fashion house. Compromising of ready-to-wear, shoes and accessories, Fenty focuses on embracing women as “forces of this earth”, offering a strong collection with a sharp, clean aesthetic and modern femininity.

The Jungle Book x Cath Kidston

When: 23rd May
Website: cathkidston.com/disney/jungle-book-content/list
Twitter: @Cath_Kidston
Instagram: @cathkidston

Cath Kidston will be releasing its latest addition within the Disney collaboration with a range of products inspired by “The Jungle Book”. This lively limited-edition collection features six hand-drawn illustrations across fashion, accessories, home and kids, and offers a range of exciting and fun products including printed PJ sets, fringed cushions, cosmetic bags and macs. You can browse the inspirational imagery featured in the collection on their themed Pinterest board.

Re-Made by Weekday

Website: weekday.com/en_gbp/women/sustainability/re-made
Twitter: N/A
Instagram: @weekdayofficial

Streetwear brand Weekday has launched a new upcycled capsule collection, creating pieces with denim from some of the old collections. Re-Made has been designed and produced with the H&M group’s Laboratory, an innovation department exploring new business models and concepts, and promotes the importance of creating more circular production processes. The line is an online exclusive consisting of washed jeans, vests, jackets, shirts and shorts.

What: Primark and ILGA World collaboration
When: 25th May (US) / 22nd June (London) / 13th July (Berlin)
Website: primark.com/proud
Twitter: @Primark / @ILGAWORLD
Instagram: @primark / @ilgaworld

ILGA, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association, has joined forces with international retailer Primark to create a collection celebrating diversity and inclusivity. “Feeling Proud” is a limited edition collection consisting of a 27-piece full range along with a 4-piece t-shirt capsule range, and will feature the well-loved rainbow motif in a variety of creative designs. Primark will be donating £150,000 to ILGA World to help fund their work as an international advocate for LGBTI rights.

Supreme x Nike 2019 Summer Collection

When: 23rd May
Website: supremenewyork.com/shop / nike.com/gb
Twitter: @Nike
Instagram: @supremenewyork / @nike

Known to many as “the definition of streetwear”, Supreme has gained cult status with fashion lovers across the globe thanks to its clever marketing strategies, use of “fashion drops” and regular collaborations. Their latest venture will be another project with activewear brand Nike, creating a collection with a retro sportswear theme. Some pieces on offer include water-resistant nylon hooded sports jacket, a hooded sweatshirt, a jacquard logo sweater and a nylon shoulder bag.

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