Articles by: Masa

AMBUSH x United Arrows Sons - Accessories Collection 05

AMBUSH x United Arrows & Sons – Accessories Collection

Staying at the forefront of trends is easier said than done, yet AMBUSH and United Arrows & Sons have managed to stay one step ahead of their competition by thinking outside of the norm. The Tokyo-based brands collaborated once again for the Spring/Summer 2014 season, built on … READ MORE

XLarge x Marvel Comics - Captain America Collection 01

XLarge x Marvel Comics – “Captain America” Collection

After successfully executing several collaboration collections with Marvel and its popular characters, XLarge is teaming up with Captain America. Last year saw projects with Iron Man and Wolverine, so it is only fitting that Captain America receive this collaboration, as Marvel’s latest film, Captain America: The Winter … READ MORE

Banksy x BNE Water Foundation - Collaboration Project 01

Banksy x BNE Water Foundation – Collaboration Project

As far as street artists and graffiti writers are concerned, these two names are definitely high up on the list in terms of notoriety and sheer volume of high impact works. Although, both Banksy and BNE keeps their identities low key, their works are very prominent around … READ MORE

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PHENOMENON – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook

Fashion is converging into a unisex direction, as silhouettes and styling becomes rather indistinguishable. In designing their upcoming Fall/Winter 2014 collection, PHENOMENON imagined the garments to be worn by both sexes. Some of the men’s oversized items are transformed into woman’s dress and so forth, allowing the … READ MORE

Onitsuka Tiger x Andrea Pompilio - Fall Winter 2014 Collection Runway Show 33

Onitsuka Tiger x Andrea Pompilio – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection | Runway Show

Having shown their initial Spring/Summer 2014 collection in Milan last year, Onitsuka Tiger and Andrea Pompilio decided to show the Fall/Winter 2014 collection in Tokyo instead this year. Despite the relocation of the runway show, the collaboration project garnered much attention from attendees and media alike. The … READ MORE

adidas Highlights - Spring Summer 2014 Collection Lookbook 04

adidas Highlights – Spring/Summer 2014 Collection Lookbook

adidas diversified their portfolio by extending outside of the athletic and sportswear realm, spawning plenty of interesting lifestyle oriented projects such as adidas Originals Blue, adidas Originals by Jeremy Scott, adidas Originals by Bedwin, and 84-Lab with Kazuki Kuraishi to name but a few. However, these exciting … READ MORE

Peanuts x MEDICOM TOY - Snoopy Flying Ace BEARBRICK 400 1000 02

Peanuts x MEDICOM TOY – Snoopy Flying Ace BE@RBRICK 400% + 1000% | Available Now

As reported late last year, MEDICOM TOY and Peanuts has finally dropped the humungous Snoopy Flying Ace BE@BRICK figures at project 1/6 in Tokyo, Japan. Two sizes were produced in 400% and 1000% sizes, both of which are sold exclusively in their retail shop and not online. … READ MORE

Stussy x ALL GONE 2013 - T-Shirts Book Launch Party 02

Stussy x ALL GONE 2013 – T-Shirts + Book Launch Party

The ALL GONE 2013 launch party and book signing is heading to Tokyo next week. Hosted by Stussy and UNDEFEATED, author Michael Dupouy will be at the event to sign books from 6pm until 9pm. Aside from the usual book signing and photo opportunities, beats will be … READ MORE

The North Face Purple Label - Camouflage Collection 01

The North Face Purple Label – Brush Camouflage Collection

The North Face Purple Label creates original print design each season to complement their plain garments. For the Spring 2014 collection, they came up with this Brush Camouflage Collection, inspired by conventional military camouflage. A close inspection of the pattern reveals its distinct appearance, thanks to the … READ MORE