MYNE SS18 – LOOKBOOK

MYNE SS18 – LOOKBOOK

Discovered when we visited London Fashion Week Men’s earlier this January 2018, Myne is one of those simple surprises that kick-start a good menswear season. First, the team on site to present the new collection at LFWM under British Fashion …

Soe SS18 – Lettered Corduroy Shirt Jacket

Soe SS18 – Lettered Corduroy Shirt Jacket

While streetwear is reaching peak, and has turned to diversions to reinvent menswear as we know it, technical brands have had most of the limelight in the past few season. But workwear is an enduring inspiration for many designers. This …

Document FW17 – Wool Parka

Document FW17 – Wool Parka

The Document Wool Parka is quite a unique piece on the market. Presented in a classic navy tone, it shows a bright yellow lining, bringing visual warmth to our senses. Also, the parka includes a detachable liner and a detachable …

Neue Singapore – Surrender Store

Neue Singapore – Surrender Store

Singapore has long been regarded as a quite conservative market, built around VHNWIs (very high net worth individuals) who were mostly male, mature and spending their fortune on luxury watches, as collecting cars was out of the picture in a …

Next Big Thing – AMBUSH Design

Next Big Thing – AMBUSH Design

Most Japanese designers have a reputation for embracing radical privacy, therefore rarely getting caught in the public eye. Rei Kawakubo and many younger designers have hidden themselves behind their label, using their work as the prime vessel of expression. But …

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – DIGAWEL

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – DIGAWEL

A few weeks ago, Tokyo Fashion Award selected 6 Winners, among which the brand DIGAWEL, which shows quite an interesting aesthetic. DIGAWEL was founded in 2006 by Kohei Nishimura. Interestingly, the collections of DIGAWEL are quite unisex, and womenswear was …

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – SOE

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – SOE

Last Friday, Tokyo Fashion Award selected 6 Winners, among which the brand Soe, which deserves a thorough introduction. Soe was started in 2001, and has since developed as a contemporary urban brand. Since 2017, the label has expanded into womenswear, …

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – KUON

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – KUON

Last Friday, Tokyo Fashion Award selected 6 Winners, among which the brand Kuon, which deserves a thorough introduction. Kuon is an independent label started in 2016, designed by Shinichiro Ishibashi. After graduating from the institution that is Bunka Fashion College, he …

Discovered SS18 – Runway @ Amazon Tokyo Fashion Week

Discovered SS18 – Runway @ Amazon Tokyo Fashion Week

Last night, the label led by Tatsuya Kimura & Sanae Yoshida presented their latest collection at Shibuya Hikarie Hall. The crowd was young and edgy, and the pre-show even toyed with our perception of realities. Is DHL a fashion-meme, a fashion …

DressedUndressed FW17 – Runway

DressedUndressed FW17 – Runway

DressedUndressed stands out as an uncommon case these days, when most Japanese labels emerging on the global stage are very streetwear focused. The brand started by Takeshi Kitazawa and Emiko Sato rather looks into a conceptual closet for Men (and Women), …

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