The BAE Bulletin: Here's When and Where to Cop This Week's Hottest Releases
Including new makeup from Crayola and KKW Beauty.
As summer approaches, we’re getting inspired to reinvigorate our wardrobes with a flash of color in honor of sunnier days. Lucky for us, this week is full of vibrant treats for our face and feet, so we can update our looks as little or as much as we please.
It’s a big week for sneaker aficionados; Nike‘s “BETRUE” collection in honor of Pride 2018 will release, alongside the powder blue Virgil Abloh x Air Jordan 1 “UNC.” YEEZY fans rejoice – there will also be a restock of the YEEZY 500 “Super Moon Yellow.” Of course, Kanye‘s wife Kim isn’t one to be left in the shadows – she’s dropping a selection of lip products as part of her KKW Beauty line and for those who want to go really wild, Crayola will debut a 58-piece cosmetics collection in every color you could dream of. Read on, and get ready to shop.
Release Date: June 6
Release Price: TBC, available at select Swoosh retailers
Every June, a selection of brands release rainbow-themed products in honor of Pride. Nike’s collection for 2018 comprises of the Air VaporMax Plus, Air Max 270, Zoom Fly and Epic React Flyknit – all updated in pastel ombré tones. There will also be complimentary apparel and accessories available, boasting the slogan “BETRUE” as a celebration of LGBTQ+ communities. Mark your calendars for this one – the availability is ultra-limited.
Release Date: June 9
Release Price: $190, retailers TBC
Virgil Abloh is no stranger to a sell-out collab, and following on from the final shoe of his “The Ten” collection with Nike, the designer has unveiled a “UNC” Air Jordan 1. The initials stand for the University of North Carolina, Jordan’s alma mater, with the blue colorway also a nod to the basketball player’s school. The high-top sneakers receive Virgil’s signature touch in the form of the orange stitching securing the Swoosh and the “AIR” lettering upon the midsole. You’re going to want to set an alarm for these beauts – they won’t be available for long.
Release Date: June 9
Release Price: $200 USD, available at adidas.com/YEEZY and select Three Stripe retailers
This YEEZY 500 has been in high-demand since it was unveiled as part of a $720 USD bundle. For those who only want to cop the sneaker however, we have good news – “Super Moon Yellow” is set to restock this week. The bulky suede and leather sneakers are covered in a golden yellow and feature adiPRENE cushioning and of course, that on-trend chunky midsole. Mark your calendars for this release too, it’s another one that will sell out fast.
Release Date: June 4
Release Price: Prices start from $15 USD, available exclusively at ASOS.com
ASOS’ Face and Body line is inspired by the motto “Go Play,” so it’s fitting that the huge e-tailer has teamed up with none other than Crayola for a vibrant and playful cosmetics collection. With 58 products and 95 shades available, there’s an item for every look, including everything from bold eyeshadow palettes to neutral, shimmering highlighters. The packaging is just as cute and crayon-inspired as you’d imagine and as an added bonus, all the products are vegan and cruelty-free. There’s never been a better excuse to “color outside the lines.”
Release Date: June 8
Release Price: Prices start at $12 USD, shop the line at kkwbeauty.com
Kim Kardashian‘s KKW Beauty range easily rivals that of her youngest sibling, Kylie Jenner’s. The latest products available in the Kardashian-approved lineup comprise of a selection of cremé lipsticks and liners in complementary and mostly neutral shades. There are three lip liners to choose from, in varying nude tones, and eight lipsticks ranging between a light pinky nude to a deep chocolate hue. Kim herself promises the products will consist of “the creamiest, long-lasting formula” yet – if you’re convinced, you can cop the entire eight-piece lipstick set for $144 USD.