Tag: Tokyo

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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ANNDIRK IZM S/S 19

“He graduated from the cultural clothing graduate school in Tokyo and studied under CHRISTIANDADA. After leaving the company in 2014, we started ANNDIRK IZM in 2015. A design with intrinsic value to ‘concept of adolescence’ concept.”   Brand Site  

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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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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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ATO S/S 19

“In January 1993, Ato Matsumoto established his own brand, ato, and started manufacturing and distribution of his original wears. In November 1994, his men’s collection was introduced at ato‘s Aoyama shop. Moreover, he held the first exhibition in Japan. In July 1999, he participated in the CVDC in […]

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AMACHI S/S 19

Check out images of the Spring/Summer 2019 collection from Japanese menswear brand AMACHI‘s. Amachi Yoshimoto is a Japanese designer, who was raised in the US, before moving back to Japan after high school graduation to work in fashion. I love the clothes and think these photos are amazing. […]

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AUKENLIEV S/S 19

“​AUKENLIEV is a men’s fashion brand at Tokyo. The concept of AUKENLIEV is possibility for clothes, choices for people To reflect the movement, life, feelings of modern people in clothes, we provide functional design that expands the possibilities of styling by making full use of zip and detail.” […]

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UNITUS S/S 19

Check out the Spring/Summer 2019 menswear collection from Japanese streetwear brand UNITUS. Their motto “Gentleman at Play” fits the aesthetic perfectly. It’s sporty, minimal, and, above all, wearable. Have a look. I think you’ll like it.   Official Brand Site  

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