All New Summer Swimwear Dips from TALA SWIM, Wales Bonner brings the island vibes, and Combining our Chakras and Skincare with GAIA!
Hi FROW Fam! Are you all enjoying the warmer weather - we
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Before we begin, you’re welcome in advance! We’ve compiled some of the juiciest new summer drops from TALA SWIM, GANNI x Ace & Tate and Missoma! As well as kitting out your wardrobe, we’ve got all the deets on the newest hydrating and glowy skin care… we’re talking Fenty, GAIA and M&S. Never say we don't spoil you!
TALA Makes a Splash on the Swimwear Scene (AGAIN)!
It is officially Summer, and TALA SWIM is treating us to an all new multi-functional swimwear collection - with a special feature from an old fan favourite! Whether you’re soaking up all the sun rays in “costa-del-back-garden” or hitting the busy beaches of Benidorm, TALA’s recycled matte fabric swimwear styles have been designed with endless versatility in mind - any place, any Summer occasion! This drop sees the return of the much loved Hampton’s Swimsuit (FYI, it sold out in seconds last year…), and the all new Malibu Crop Swim Tee and St. Barth’s Tie Side Swim Skirt; debuting in an all natural colour palette of Cactus, Thistle and Shadow Black. Let’s not forget, every-body is a bikini body! So whether you’re looking for full but not frumpy coverage, or you’re open to being a little bit “cheekier” this season - TALA SWIM have you covered (literally).
adidas & Wales Bonner Bring the Essence of Jamaica to our Wardrobes!
The dynamic duo are back for SS23 and they have ventured coast to coast to bring us the very best in Caribbean inspired apparel! The latest drop sees a unisex collection of vintage silhouettes reimagined and elevated by a refreshing and rich colour palette; featuring a matching teal nylon tracksuit, a striking silver co-ord, geometric knit roll necks and the introduction of a Jamaican Icon in the form of a Harrington jacket and matching flared trouser set! Of course, it wouldn't be adidas x Wales Bonner without a killer footwear offering and the pair have reimagined two adidas archival classics in the form of the WB Samba and the WB SL72 redesigned in unique colourways that pay homage to Jamaican culture. We knew we could count on them to keep our kick - and kit - game strong!
We’re Geeking Out Over Round Two of the DR. Martens x King Nerd Collab!
Classic. Contemporary. With a twist. DR. Martens have once again enlisted the help of master engraver Johnny Dowell, aka King Nerd, to help reimagine traditional Docs as we know them. The duo are putting a unique twist on the classics, using progressive techniques and King Nerd’s famous motifs and patterns to bring tradition and streetwear aesthetics together in a timeless fusion. That's right, the 1460 8-eye boot and the 1461 3-eye shoe have officially had an upgrade, debossed with custom cherry blossom and tiger designs, contemporary baroque patterns and a new translucent iced sole to sign off on that urban feel! Complete with a new orange heel loop and two sets of laces, you can be uniquely you and mix and match till your heart's content!
Nike Take “Steps” to Lead Female Footballers to Victory!
The FIFA Women's World Cup is just around the corner, and Nike are quite literally ahead of the games with the launch of their new Phantom Luna - the most innovative and researched women’s-led boot in the game. The boot has been built to ensure a secure fit and optimum traction on and off the pitch to boost players’ agility and precision thanks to the new Nike Cyclone 360 pattern. The boot has been designed with the demands of the athletes in mind to ensure that their physical performance is as strong as their desires to win! Will any of you at home be tuning into the Women's FIFA World Cup? We know we will!
The Latest in “Fan-tastic” Accessories to Add to your Collection!
The perfect Summer accessory can be hard to find, but we
think we’ve found a contender! Introducing the Zenyu collection from Missoma.
The iconic fan shape, adored by a-listers, is back for the Summer edit! Featuring alongside an assortment of
gold pendant necklaces, chokers, beaded bracelets and hand-cut
gemstone earrings - it’s giving Island Girl and we are here for it! Whether
you’re planning on pacing a golden sandy beach and need a statement piece to
complement your tan, or you just can’t get enough of all things beaded and
beautiful, the Zenyu Edit has been crafted with chic and stand-out style at its
GANNI x Ace & Tate Bring us a Y2K and Eyewear Infusion!
GANNI is helping us block out the rays this Summer with their new sunglasses collection, created in conjunction with Ace & Tate. The collection sees three eyewear styles drop, showcasing the GANNI logo, with a style for everyone. Including a boxy square shape, slim silhouette and oversized wraparound silhouette inspired by the revival of the Y2K aesthetic! Crafted in line with both brands ethical values, the sunnies have been created using recycled materials in order to ensure a circular approach to their production, so you can both feel and look good in your shades!
Breathe New Life Into Your Skincare Routine!
M&S are spoiling us this Summer with their new own-brand skincare range “Fresh Elements”. The collection features an assortment of simple, yet effective products, bursting with the best in science-led ingredients - and, because we’re all balling on a budget, affordable prices! The range has been designed to boost skin confidence, so you can feel content in your complexion without the overly complicated twelve-step skincare routine. It’s skin care simplified! Each product is a powerhouse of active-ingredients such as Vitamin C, AHA Mandelic Acid and Hyaluronic Acid, carefully chosen to support you in three different sub-ranges; GLOW, CLARIFY and HYDRATE. So you’re covered, whatever your dermo* needs are!
Pout Game Strong with Clinique and Kate Spade New York!
Clinique and Kate Spade New York have announced their first-ever global brand collaboration, developed through a shared vision to spread joy, optimism and a little bit of colour! The duo have unveiled a playful collection of Clinique’s Pop Plush Creamy Lip Glosses decorated with the iconic Kate Spade New York patterns and brand codes; infusing the lip gloss range with kisses, polka dots, florals and colourful stripes. The collection has been launched in a variety of skin-tone complementary shades including; Air Kiss, Rosewater, Juicy Apple and Black Honey - the shade that broke the internet btw… so we know this launch is one to watch. MUA obsessives, you do not want to miss this one!
GAIA Blend Chakra and Skincare into One!
Calling all crystal girlies, this news is going to be music to your ears! GAIA Skincare have launched the final instalment in their Crystal Skincare range, introducing the Crystal Purifying Toner and the Crystal Cleansing Oil, formulated to offer a deeply nourishing and nurturing cleanse to refresh your skin this Summer! A luxurious blend of rose, chamomile and hibiscus plant extracts, the balancing oil and toner works to boost collagen, hydrate and deep clean your pores to combat and soothe inflammation and blemishes! Infused with rose quartz crystals, not only will these products bring balance back to your skin but the soothing chakra helps promote inner healing, finding your peace and restoring trust… GAIA have just taken stress reducing skincare to the next level!
The Must-Have Mist Keeping Our Skin Hydrated this Summer!
Keeping our skin hydrated has never been more important now we’re stepping into Summer, and 4.5.6 Skin have launched an essential to help us through the dryer periods! The Skin Bouquet Hydrating Treatment Mist has been designed with biomimmetic light-reflecting technology to boost light reflection in darker skin-tones; as well as providing all-day hydration, irritation reduction and aims to prevent acne and large pores. The Skin Bouquet is powered by three warm-climate flowers; Orange Blossom, Barbary Fig flower and Verbascum Thapsus Flower Extract - each possessing the power to reduce inflammation, refine and firm your skin! Did someone say handbag essential?
Fenty Skin is Smoothing out the Rough Patches!
Fenty Beauty is guaranteeing us that “triple action satisfaction” with the launch of the new Cherry Dub AHA Body Scrub and Face Scrub. Allowing us to gently buff away any dry skin or rough patches, the scrubs aim to leave you with beautifully soft and supple skin, retexturised and ready to embrace an all new renewed glow! Containing natural exfoliants; bitter cherry, pumice, lychee and sugar, the blends mesh seamlessly with all skin types and work to leave no harsh marks behind. Bath and shower time just became a lot sweeter and smoother!
Shades On, Volume Up
Ray-ban are celebrating the Summer Solstice in style with their new one-of-a-kind event Ray-ban SUN-DAY. On the 21st of June - mark it on your calendars - Ray-ban will be paying homage to the longest day of the year by travelling the globe from Tel Aviv and Paris to London and New York City, bringing us four immersive musical experiences and a full female lineup! A curated range of genre and style has been put together, from emerging artists to acclaimed headliners to share in a sense of joy, after all, it's not just about the music; it’s all about the experience! If you weren’t already tempted enough, Ray-ban is also sweetening the deal by providing guests with their own sunglasses to celebrate safely in the sunshine! Sign us up!
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