The BAE Bulletin: Here's When and Where to Cop This Week's Best Releases
From UNIQLO’s ‘Demon Slayer’ collaboration to new Fenty Beauty products.
As summer comes to a close, brands are beginning to look ahead to fall with their new drops. Ranging from makeup to footwear to apparel, we’ve rounded up the buzziest releases for this week’s BAE Bulletin.
Part of its holiday release, Fenty Beauty has announced gift-able additions including four mini Gloss Bomb shades and two new iterations of the Stunna Lip Paint. Also in beauty, rapper Rico Nasty has teamed up with IL MAKIAGE on a collection of neon-hued eyeshadows, perfect for creating statement looks. Another anticipated collaboration, UNIQLO UT and popular manga series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba are gearing up to release a series of graphic T-shirts incorporating characters from the franchise.
As travel becomes a safer option for certain countries around the world, RIMOWA has revealed two new colorways of its Essential suitcases. Lastly, New Balance‘s Tokyo Design Studio will release two new iterations of the three-in-one Niobium Concept 1.
Keep reading for the best drops of this week.
Release Date: September 3
Release Price: $50 to $1,020 USD, available at the RIMOWA website.
RIMOWA’s Essential suitcases are refreshed in two Mojave Desert-inspired shades, dusty pink “Desert Rose” and deep khaki “Cactus.” The new shades are applied to three of RIMOWA’s signature suitcases: the Cabin, Check-In L and Trunk Plus, as well as phone cases for the Apple iPhone 11 Pro.
Release Date: September 10
Release Price: TBD, available at the IL MAKIAGE website.
Full of neon shades, Rico Nasty’s collaboration with IL MAKIAGE reflects the rapper’s bold style and music. Two eyeshadow palettes, “Neon Rage” and “LowFi,” include bold matte and shimmer options, and eyeliner pencil arrives in classic black and white. A dual-sided makeup brush completes the collection.
Release Date: September 12
Release Price: TBD, available at select retailers in Japan.
New Balance‘s directional Tokyo Design Studio imprint has updated the Niobium Concept 1 in two new colorways, one all-black and the other a yellow-black combination. The hiking-inspired shoe can be converted into three different styles: first, the shaft of the mid-height boot can be zipped off for a slip-on silhouette and from there, the shoe’s inner bootie can be removed to create a slipper.
Release Date: September 14
Release Price: Approximately $15 per shirt, available at the UNIQLO website.
Popular manga series Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba receives its very own clothing collection courtesy of UNIQLO UT. The duo have teamed up on a collection of T-shirts printed with characters from the series including protagonist Tanjiro Kamado and villain Muzan Kibutsuji. A second part to the collaboration is slated to release in October.
Release Date: September 14
Release Price: $25 to $36 USD, available at the Fenty Beauty website.
Stunna Lip Paint, Fenty Beauty’s long-wearing liquid lipstick, is updated in two fall-ready colors, magenta “Underrated” and scarlet red “Unmatched.” Rihanna will also introduce four new Gloss Bomb minis, perfect for portable touchups: fuchsia “Ruby Milk,” gold “Cake Shake,” coral “Taffy Tease” and peach “Baby Brut.”