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WTAPS Spring/Summer 2013 Collection

This latest drop from WTAPS‘ Spring/Summer 2013 “Philosophy” collection contains a nice mix of the expected military-inspired pieces and wardrobe basics like slim-fitting khakis. The former is highlighted by the Jungle L/S Shirt, crafted from vintage washed cotton and accented with a “Way of Life” herringbone pull … READ MORE

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NEIGHBORHOOD Durable Work Tee

Adorned with a simple graphic in line with NEIGHBORHOOD‘s workwear/military aesthetic, the Durable Work Tee could have been a re-release of the very first t-shirts that Shinsuke Takizawa created in founding the NEIGHBORHOOD brand. Constructed from soft 100% cotton and cut in a moderately boxy silhouette, the … READ MORE

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HAVEN – “A Conversation with Shinsuke Takizawa of NEIGHBORHOOD” | Video

As part of its INTELLIGENCE feature, premier Canadian retailer HAVEN presents a conversation Shinsuke Takizawa. The NEIGHBORHOOD founder discusses his humble beginnings as a designer, taking advantage of the emergence of Apple computers to launch his own line of t-shirts. Then and now, Takizawa takes inspiration from … READ MORE

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SOPHNET. – FSF Short Mods Coat

SOPHNET. has just released another jacket from their Spring/Summer 2013 Collection and, if you can find some room in your budget, you’ll come home with one beauty of a jacket. Made with a tasser nylon shell supported by a ripstop nylon liner, this medium-length FSF Short Mods Coat boasts under … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – “Middle Finger” Pouch + Wallet

As explicit words are trending through out fashion and streetwear brands, UNDERCOVER, decided to tackle the “F” word in a visual manner. Namely, the “Middle Finger” graphic is Jun Takahashi‘s solution to the idea, which is rather understated yet very effective. In addition, it cleverly gives the … READ MORE

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NEXUSVII – Nex-WCS LV-2 Shield Zip Up Hoodie

Over the many decades since the inception of the zip up hoodie, its silhouette has not changed in a dramatic fashion at all. NEXUSVII is trying their hand at modifying the classic cut-and-sew design, albeit in an aesthetic manner. A unique shield design is sewn on the … READ MORE

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wings + horns Hi-Top Sneakers – Spring/Summer 2013

For Spring/Summer 2013, wings + horns brings back a perpetual fan favorite — its Italian made hi-top sneakers with contrast leather toe-cap detail. Finished in premium calf leather, the kicks feature tonal leather laces, metal eyelets, reinforced heel paneling and convenient side zipper entry on the lateral … READ MORE

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WTAPS Leopard Sneakershoes

Finished in a camo-like leopard print in a dull olive green hue, these sneakers from WTAPS showcase the brand’s knack for taking military influences to create timeless designs that still feel contemporary, if not downright edgy. The cotton canvas upper rests on a contrast white midsole, with … READ MORE

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NEIGHBORHOOD Denim – Spring 2013

Season to season, the denim offerings from NEIGHBORHOOD are consistently in high demand, featuring 14oz Japanese selvedge denim across a range of timeless silhouettes in a variety of finishes. A mainstay in the line is raw denim in either indigo or black, available in a narrow or … READ MORE

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Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Levi’s Mohair Check Pants

For Spring 2013, Junya Watanabe MAN got together with Levi’s to create pieces crafted from a mohair blend in subtle plaid patterns, comprising both jackets and pants. Having previously cast a spotlight on the top half of the capsule collection, we take a closer look at the … READ MORE

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Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Levi’s – Mohair Check Jacket

The standout segment from the Spring/Summer 2013 collection of the COMME des GARçONS sub label Junya Watanabe MAN has to be this collaboration with Levi’s. Highlighted here by the Mohair Check Jacket, this reworking of Levi’s classic Trucker silhouette finds Junya’s avant-garde sensibilities integrated within the garment’s … READ MORE