BTS are welcoming 2022 with new self-designed merch

BTS are welcoming 2022 with new self-designed merch

UPDATE 28 JANUARY 2022: BTS' self-designed merch will be available for the third round of pre-orders starting 28 January. Check out the available items and schedule below:

Pre-order period:  28 January, 5 PM KST - 7 February, 11 am KST

Item 2nd Pre-order  3rd Pre-order
Jin: Pillow 6 May 24 May
Jimin: With You Hoody 6 May 24 May
V: Brooch Set, Mute Boston Bag 19 May 24 June
SUGA: Guitar Pick Necklace 8 June 6 July
J-hope: HOPE Pot Set 8 June 6 July
Jimin: Red Carving Earring 8 June 6 July
RM: Bungeo-ppang Wind Chime, ARMY Jogger Pants 17 June 6 July, 24 June
Jin: Pajama 17 June 14 July
SUGA: Black Note & Cover Set 17 June 6 July
Jungkook: ARMYST Zip-Up Hoody 17 June 16 July
Jungkoook: Mikrokosmos Mood Lamp 29 June 3 August
J-hope: Side by Side Mini Bag 21 July 18 August


BTS may be on a break, but they've been dropping more surprises than ever.


In an announcement on 31 December, HYBE Merch revealed that the global superstars have been working on creating their own merch lines over the past year. RM, Jin, SUGA, J-hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook have designed their own merch, and their "artist-made collections" will be revealed one-by-one this January 2022.

HYBE Merch also unveiled a content drop calendar which includes dates for merch previews, behind-the-scenes videos, and release dates. The content releases will be made via numerous platforms - Twitter, Weverse, and VLive, while the merch will be available through Weverse Shop. The rollout will start on 1 January and continue until 24 January. 

Best of 2021: Songs of the Year: BTS' 'Butter,' Olivia Rodrigo's 'traitor,' Silk Sonic's 'Leave The Door Open,' and more

Check out the merch drop schedule here:

4 January - Jin

6 January - RM

11 January - V

13 January - SUGA

18 January - Jimin

20 January - J-hope

24 January - Jungkook

Check out the full schedule below:


Jin's artist-made collection features Good Day and Bad Day pillows (USD 64.10) and pyjamas (USD 110.55) – as seen on the last season of BTS In The Soop. 


For RM's merch collection, RM designed a bungeo-ppang wind chime – inspired by the popular Korean street snack (USD 45.52) and ARMY jogger pants (USD 82.68).


Channelling his artist persona, Vante, V's merch collection features a brooch set of his artwork (starts at USD 32.51), and a leather bag called MUTE Boston Bag (named after his favourite Rainbow Six Siege character) in his favourite colour palette - "grown" (USD 153.28).


SUGA's merch collection features a guitar pick necklace (USD 82.68) and a black note and cover set (USD 64.10).


Jimin's collection includes a purple WITH YOU hoodie (USD 91.97) and hoop earrings (USD 69.67).


J-hope's merch line includes a version of his iconic bag, and a HOPE pot set featuring his verse from 'Magic Shop'.


Jungkook's merch collection includes a zip-up hoodie and 'Mikrokosmos' mood lamp.

BTS are on an official "extended period of rest," and also gearing up for the release of their next album. The group has had another banner year - breaking more records, winning one award after another, charting number 1 hits, and ending up on numerous Best of 2021 lists.

Bandwagon's Best of 2021

Bandwagon recently named 'Butter' as one of its Songs of the Year, and 'My Universe,' their collab with Coldplay, as one of the Best Collaborations of 2021.

Watch BTS with their GRAMMY-nominated hit 'Butter' here: