The Most Fashionable Directors According to A24, Cheeky Candle Collabs, and Other New Products We Loved in June

Welcome to another edition of The Drop List, where we, self-proclaimed shopping obsessives, give you the lowdown on the most highly anticipated new products and intriguing launches of the past month. We hope you’ll think of this as a one-stop shop to discover your new favorite brand, an emerging designer, or a fun collaboration straight out of the gate. (And if you’re craving even more Clever content, don’t forget to sign up for our newsletter.)

June 6, 2024 – If you’re a fan of The Laundress’s upscale detergents, we’re happy to report that the brand has expanded to make household chores even more luxurious. Last month, the label unveiled its new home cleaning line, complete with dish soap, surface cleaner, and glass & mirror cleaner to keep all areas of your space pristine. Bursting with notes of eucalyptus, lilac, jasmine, oakmoss, and a touch of lavender, the collection is designed to make tidying up feel more like a soothing ritual.

June 7, 2024 – Being the most fashionable pool or beach goer this season will be a cinch with the newest collaboration from Jacquemus and Four Seasons. Designed in a bold black-and-white stripe, the exclusive summer accessory is made of Oeko-Tex certified 100% cotton terry that’s ultrasoft and very absorbent. Additionally, the partnership includes a resort takeover at The Ocean Club in the Four Seasons’ Bahamas Resort, with a pop-up shopping experience.

Jacquemus Striped Pool Towel

June 11, 2024 – Away celebrated June with two exciting launches. First, the luggage brand partnered with New York–based label La Ligne on a 20-piece capsule collection of summer-ready travel essentials, including the Bigger Carry-On in two limited-edition colorways. And if you’ve ever wanted to coordinate with your luggage, there’s also an exclusive 10-piece La Ligne assortment consisting of women’s, men’s, and kids’ apparel. Later in the month, Away announced their new nylon exterior Softside collection with a campaign featuring Megan Stalter, Alan Ruck, Tyler Joe, and more.

Away x La Ligne The Bigger Carry-On

June 11, 2024 – For their latest collaboration, sustainable cleaning brand Blueland tapped forager, cook, and influencer Alexis Nikole Nelson on a line of hand soap scents inspired by her family and foraging adventures. True to Blueland’s commitment to eliminate single-use plastic packaging, all aspects of the collaboration—from the reusable tin to biodegradable stickers—are eco-friendly.

Blueland x Alexis Nikole Nelson Foraged Collection Hand Soap Kit

June 11, 2024 – You may not be going on a Greek island getaway, but you can still dress like you are with the latest collaboration between Madewell and Lisa Says Gah. Combining their shared love for charming prints and bold color palettes, the 20-piece collection includes breezy summer staples like airy sets, versatile swimwear, and easy-to-style accessories.

Madewell x Lisa Says Gah! The Perfect Vintage Wide-Leg Crop Jean

June 13, 2024 – A24 explores the intersection of film and personal style with its newest book, How Directors Dress, a fashion-driven narrative that lets you view your favorite flicks from a different perspective. With writing from editorial heavyweights like Rachel Tashjian and Lynn Yeager, the book prominently features photos of what your favorite directors wear on the job—including Sofia Coppola, Hayao Miyazaki, Spike Lee, and so many more.

A24 “How Directors Dress”

June 13, 2024 – The latest slippers from Thuma and Lusso Cloud are just what you’ll want to create a more peaceful living environment. Available in light ivory or dark granite, the textured house shoes are understatedly elegant, made with a very versatile bouclé and premium cushioned soles for all-around comfort.

Thuma x Lusso Cloud House Slipper

June 18, 2024 – The next team up on our list of new products for June comes from botanical seltzer brand Aura Bora and P.F. Candle. Leaning into reviews that the beverage brand’s drinks have the aroma of a scented candle, the two joined forces to create a Watermelon Chili sparkling water inspired by P.F. Candle’s archive scent. Exclusively available on Aura Bora’s website, the flavor is made with watermelon, ancho chili, and lime extracts.

P.F. Candle Co. x Aura Bora Watermelon & Chili Candle

June 20, 2024 – This style-forward laundry hamper from Open Spaces and Onsen is our latest design crush. With rounded edges, a removable lid, and neutral canvas exterior, the hamper has a 60 liter capacity to beautifully house all your used bedding and other unmentionables. Inside, you’ll find a removable and washable laundry tote with handles and a toggle drawstring closure for convenient transport.

Open Spaces Laundry Hamper

June 20, 2024 – “New car smell” has a totally different meaning thanks to the latest from Volvo and D.S. & Durga. Introducing: Swoodish—the newest scent designed to bring the Swedish outdoors indoors, no matter where you may be. A cheeky combination of the words Swedish and woods, the scent blends white pine, oak leaf, orris root, and ornäs birch to recreate the serene ambiance of a lush Swedish forest.

D.S. & Durga Swoodish Candle