Tag: Japan

YUKI HASHIMOTO F/W 19

Check out the Fall/Winter 2019 menswear collection from Japanese designer Yuki Hashimoto. The brand concept is New Order, and is a new product born by respecting the culture and history created by fashion. The Fall/Winter 2019 collection was inspired by Susan Hiller.   Instagram 

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PHABLIC x KAZUI

“The brand PHABLIC X KAZUI has presentations, exhibitions, and ordering events during tours, announcing new collections whilst on them. This brand is sold mainly by boutique fashion shops in Japan.” “The concept of PHABLIC X KAZUI is to shift away from physical wares which quickly lose their value […]

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NANAMICA S/S 19

“The brand nanamica takes utility and sports as key words, bringing together experts in casual and sports wear and import items, seeking to bring products that makes our everyday lives happy, comfortable, and stylish. Our limited edition products created in collaboration with authentic sports brands and select items […]

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MIZUNO LB-LINE S/S 19

“Rihachi Mizuno opened his first store in 1906 to share his passion for sports through the gear he and a small team of craftsmen proudly made in Japan . Driven by an uncompromising focus on athletic performance and aware that getting small product design details right could make […]

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JOHNBULL S/S 19

“Johnbull (formerly known as Kanewa Clothing Co. Ltd) started its business operations in 1963 in Okayama, Japan. Initially, we were engaged in the production of work and uniform wear, and then in 1967 we created and registered the Johnbull brand with which we designed, produced and sold as […]

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MINOTAUR S/S 19

“Modern, comfortable everyday arrival required one step further. While inheriting traditional and universal techniques and elements, the simple design pursuing the new features and comfort that is required of the present age, the apparel line with casualness to blend in every scene. Sometimes we utilize the latest technology, […]

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A SEED ON CLOUD S/S 19

“The brand name is derived from a picture book title (a seed on cloud) Kentaro Tamai as the designer created when he was in a kindergarten. The collection is based on the working clothes, inspired by the late 19th to early 20th period. He focuses on the functionality […]

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KA WA F/W 19

“It was your place where we kissed. Inhibitions evaporated, both of us were consumed by exploration of pleasure. It made things clear in my mind. Things, which had been vague. I realized what I needed. My new reality was molded. I know what it’s like to be a […]

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CHILDREN OF THE DISCORDANCE S/S 19

“Children of the discordance introduces fair trade products for the people such as from Zapatistas (Mexico) and Masai tribesmen (Africa). Plus, as one of their noteworthy activities, they release the products produced by the one and only remained domestic textile factory in Palestine for women and kids in […]

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LOT HOLON S/S 19

Check out the Spring/Summer 2019 menswear collection from Japanese streetwear brand Lot Holon. It’s sporty, laid back, and oh so cool. Images below.   Brand Site  

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YASHIKI S/S 19

“Yashiki is a specialized Japanese knit brand made in Japan. Produced in the Ryomo area of north Kanto region. The area is flourishing more than 100 years the textile industry. They are making things by skill of skilled craftsmen. Designer Yashiki is from Ishikawa prefecture. Ishikawa prefecture nature […]

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ROBES + CONFECTIONS S/S 19

Check out the Spring/Summer 2019 menswear collection from Japanese brand Robes & Confections. Don’t think about this too much, but most of the collection looks kinda like chic Charlie Chaplin to me.   Brand Site  

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FACTOTUM S/S 19

“After leaving Beams and returning from studies in London, participated in the launch of domestic brands. Started FACTOTUM after separating to becoming independent. And deep thought for denim, be fused the mode and real clothes. Tailored, work, expand the base in wardrobe military. Every time, visited the country […]

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CHORD NUMBER EIGHT S/S 19

“Men & ladies fashion brand with the motto Born to Rock. The designers are real musicians, who are playing ‘The Real Sound’ on the stage of fashion. We keep producing simple yet gorgeous rock style, which no one but only real musicians can understand.”   Brand Site  

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A /2 /8 /T 1ST COLLECTION

As is the case with many Japanese brands, I can’t find out much about it other than the photos posted below. I like the just-out-of-art-school aesthetic of this collection, as well as the sporty look and feel. Have a look below.

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BELLEMERAL S/S 19

Check out eco-friendly menswear company Bellemeral‘s collection for Spring/Summer 2019. I’m shocked to find so little about the brand given how good the collection is. Maybe it’s because I’m not searching in Japanese? Maybe. Have a look.   Instagram  

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