Coach Keeps It Green with Coachtopia, Glow Up S5 Returns and Sourcerie Launch A Game-Changing Beauty Platform
TGIF, FROW Fam! Whose excited for the long weekend? I know for sure, we are! To kick start the bank holiday vibes, we’ve got another week of news for you. Setting the tone for summer, FENDI and Marc Jacobs announce their exciting new collab, Reformation launch a collection you won't want to miss and SKIMS launches new campaign that speaks to the power of staying comfortable yet #snatched on the reg. Speaking of the Kardashian clan, a couple week's back Khloe and co founder Emma Grede, held their Good American EVERY BODY Panel that focused on diversity and inclusivity within the fashion industry with no other than model icon, Ashley Graham.
Beauty buffs, Glow Up is BACK with a brand new season and an exciting new episode you’re not going to want to miss. And, you know we wouldn't miss mentioning the upcoming Met Gala! We can't wait to see which celebs smash the theme! Lets us know via our Twitter - you know we love to hear what you think.
There’s SO much more happening and we know you can’t wait to dig in, so scroll away!
Channel elevated street style with Fendi and Marc Jacobs
Uptown meets downtown with the FENDI by Marc Jacobs’ Summer capsule collection, with contemporary motifs and silhouettes paying homage to Marc Jacob’s signature style and FENDI’s 25th anniversary of their iconic Baguette Bag as the main inspiration. The collection launches May 11th online and in store.
Lead the revolution towards sustainable fashion with Coach
Meet Coachtopia – an all-new sub-brand created by Coach that is working towards a more eco-friendly planet. It’s no secret that the fashion industry is a major contributor towards waste and environmental damage, so it’s amazing to see another company taking the steps to make a change. The brand's 'Made Circular' principle ensures fashion circularity, creating luxury pieces with recycled and renewable materials, designed to easily be repaired, unmade and remade, while remaining circular with the ability to trade in products for credit at Coach stores. The collection features ready-to-wear apparel, accessories and footwear all designed with these sustainable values in mind. Featuring up crafted leather, 70% recycled resin and other renewable sources, Coach are being sure to stick to their commitment. The collection is available to shop online and will be available at all respected stores.
Find your new handbag with Reformation
Reformation’s releases its first-ever handbag collection! Now, we all know whether you’re dressing up for a night out or keeping things simple, no outfit is complete without a bag, and there’s one that’s suitable for every occasion.
If you’ve been up to date with the latest TV shows, you might recognise the actress featured in the brand's campaign as Camila Morrone, star of Amazon’s smash-hit series Daisy Jones & The Six. The collection features the three core shapes of bags within the range; with nineteen total styles to choose from, creating timeless designs across a minimal colour palette. You can keep things casual with the Vittoria tote bag or turn it up with the Rosetta – the perfect evening bag . And, to make things even better, the sleek bags support Reformation’s sustainability promise, crafted with recyclable and traceable leather to ensure longevity – amazing, right? Prices start from £278.
Cosplay your favourite fictional characters with Lee and Dragon Ball Z
If you’re into all things anime, this one’s for you. The iconic franchise Dragon Ball Z (a staple in many 90s and Y2Ks childhoods) – has been transported from the television screen and onto a ready-to-wear collection, collaborating with Lee, the legendary denim and apparel brand. The curated capsule of tops, shorts and a knit dress pays a nod to the childhood nostalgia of the show, with youthful, bold colours adorned with classic Dragon Ball Z characters and recognisable logos. The collection is available in the UK, with prices ranging from £40 to £75.
The It-Girls dominating the charts team up with SKIMS
SKIMS have announced the release of largest range of shapewear since the launch of the brand back in 2019. The latest campaign has brought together a star-studded line-up of famous faces Featuring Ice Spice and Pink Pantheress who are dominating the TikTok scene, as well as singer-songwriter RAYE and up-and-coming star Nessa Barrett, this campaign boasts some of the best female-led talent in the music industry. If you want to read more, click here.
Global footwear brand Converse collabs with All Star Pro Skater Alexis Sabone.
Converse have been dominating the footwear scene for decades - the creator of the classic Chuck Taylor’s, All Stars and now, the AS-1 Pro. Professional skateboarder Alexis Sabone has worked with the renowned brand to create shoes that are perfect for everyone, whether you’re an athlete or not. Crafted in a way that promotes athletic performance while exuding true street style, these AS-1 shoes are set to be a winner this summer. Debuting on May 2nd online and in-store, with additional colourways dropping on the 2nd of June, make sure to get your wish lists ready.
Glow Up S5 Returns to our screens with Sephora UK
If you’re a beauty lover, there’s no way you haven’t heard of Glow Up, the world’s biggest makeup TV show! Returning with its fifth season, the star-studded, expert-led beauty show will partner with Sephora UK for the first time ever. The show airs on 2nd May on BBC Three and will feature the Sephora challenge on their second episode, airing 10th May. The series will available to stream soon on Netflix globally.
Celebrate The Power Of Being You With I Am Proud’s Latest Launch
Gen Z’s favourite skincare brand I Am Proud adds a new bodycare range to their family - Body Proud! It houses four ranges targeted towards common skin concerns: Brighten, Recharge, Hydrate and Proud To Care. The Brighten range is packed with niacinamide, magnolia extract, caffeine and Vitamin C among other essential brightening actives (starts at £9.95). The Recharge range consists of an exfoliating body serum formulated with PHA and AHAs (£12.95). The Hydrate range (starts at £9.95) is created with organic aloe vera leaf juice, hyaluronic acid and Vitamins E & B3 to deliver long-lasting hydration. To top it off, the Body Proud range (starts at £8.95) has an overnight recovery body mask packed with the goodness of retinol along with a body & scalp brush. Talk about being spoilt for choice, huh? Sounds like the perfect weekend unwind to us!
Attention All (Skin) Foodies! Weleda Releases Four New Products In Skin Food Range
Weleda’s beloved Skin Food range officially has four new exciting additions, all formulated with effective ingredients that have made it a celeb go-to. To keep your face looking its best this summer, Weleda has formulated the all-new Skin Food Nourishing Cleansing Balm (£12.95 for 75ml) with sunflower seed oil, Skin Food Day Cream (£14.95 for 40ml) packed with organic olive leaf extracts and Skin Food Night Cream (£14.95 for 40ml) with Sacha Inchi oil, all aiming to hydrate, restore and replenish your skin. They haven’t forgotten about the bod, peeps! The Skin Food Ultra Light Dry Oil (£15.95 for 100ml) is perfect to stay moisturized whilst you're having fun in the sun! The range is available at Holland & Barrett, LookFantastic.com and online.
Retail Therapy Just Got Real: Sourcerie Creates A Community-Led Online Shopping Experience
There’s real power in community, and Sourcerie knows just how to make the best of it. Founders Kristin Cardwell and Alex Beyer wanted to create a bespoke, unique online beauty experience fueled by customer feedback. Learning from her own struggles, Cardwell wanted to build on the idea of trustworthy suggestions her friends provided her when it came to buying beauty products. She says “I found getting recommendations for new products from people like me to be the most helpful and thought, can’t we find a way to scale this?" . A one-of-a-kind recommendation engine works to source products for your skin type, age, goals, sensitivity, and concerns across multiple brands, retailers and—the most crucial—customer reviews. After scanning over 3 billion user profiles, the engine then aims to match products to your needs with over 90% accuracy. Talk about a game changer!
Get Ready To ROAR With KIKO Milano’s Newest Collection
Katy Perry isn’t the only one we’re gonna hear a roar from! Beauty Roar by KIKO Milano is a brand new collection of all things beauty—from lipsticks, bronzers, and foundations to a cleansing mask, serum and lip balm (it’s pH adjusted!), Beauty Roar has got you covered. Formulated to suit all skin types, the range is said to be created using a unique pH-adapting technology that aims to be personal to the wearer, every time! The range starts from £8.99 with 17 exciting new products. Beauty Roar is available online.
Flaunt Your Lush New Locks! Lush Launches Exclusive New Hair Services
Fans of the iconic Lush Shampoo Bar, rejoice! Lush launches their brand new hair washing and styling services aptly named ‘The Shampoo Bar’, at the biggest Lush store in the world in Liverpool. The hair services will be run by experts including Afro hair stylists that will help you choose your own shampoo bar, then get your hair washed by the in-house stylists. After washing, you can either style your locks yourself or get them styled professionally with Lush’s exclusive styling services. As a goodie, you even get to take your shampoo bar home! The Lush Shampoo Bar will opens its doors on May 6th.
Wake Up and Smell The Coffee! Grind Launches New Store
Grind, London’s leading coffee brand known for its biodegradable Nespresso pods and delicious cuppas, is now opening its 15th store in the UK at St. Pancras International Station. To celebrate and make the visit worth your while (even if you’re rushing) visitors get a free coffee, a goodie bag and a photo with their top-secret new brand ambassador, but ONLY on launch day! After its official opening on 24th April, this store will be the brand's first hybrid café that lets coffee lovers enjoy their favourite blend and shop their full range. That’s one more place added to our list of London cafe-hopping! Grind opens at St. Pancras International Station on 16th May.
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