Tag results for: Hiroki Nakamura

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MR PORTER – “Behind the Brand” with Hiroki Nakamura and visvim

The latest installment of MR PORTER‘s “Behind the Brand” feature takes us into the world of Hiroki Nakamura, the mastermind behind visvim, the cult menswear brand that’s beloved by streetwear and luxury fashion aficionados alike. Starting as a footwear label in 2001, visvim is revered for products … READ MORE

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visvim Ballistic 20L Backpack Navy – Fall/Winter 2014

The few fashion brand that can strike a balance between luxury and practicality in its designs, visvim is back this season with the popular Ballistic 20L Backpack. Constructed out of tactical-grade Cordura nylon, a layer of genius cowhide suede reinforced the pack’s base, as well as a … READ MORE

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visvim FBT Seminole – Fall/Winter 2014

Fall/Winter 2014 sees visvim bring back the FBT Seminole, featuring all the familiar hallmarks of moc-toed silhouette, highlighted by a patchwork ankle shroud, embellished with leather tassel fasteners. The mid-cut silhouette features a cowhide suede upper sourced from UK-based tanneries, resting on a custom Vibram sole unit … READ MORE

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visvim – Fall/Winter 2014 “A Dissertation on Patina” Collection | Available

Always at the forefront of cool, End Clothing delivers a pictorial titled “A Dissertation on Patina” featuring the final installment for Fall/Winter 2014 from Japanese brand, VISVIM. ‘Patina’, for those of you who don’t know (a.k.a us), is the natural wear and tear that comes from using … READ MORE

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visvim FBT JP – Light Brown

Inspired by Fun Boy Three, a short-lived UK band during the heyday of the New Wave music scene, the visvim FBT in Light Brown is a modern take on the timeless Moccasins. Hand cut and sewn in premium cowhide suede with calf leather lining for breathability, the … READ MORE

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visvim Mesa Moc-Folk Collection

Built with the highest levels of craftsmanship we expect from visvim, the brand’s new Mesa Moc-Folk collection features three colorways of the mid top moccasin silhouette, fashioned in rich brown leathers and premium tan suede. Details include brass-buckle closure on the sides, a hand-stitched back seam and stabilizing heel counter. visvim’s … READ MORE

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visvim – Fall 2014 “Dissertation on Patina” Collection | Styled by END.

The term “patina” originally referred to the layers of buildup on metal surfaces after years of oxidation; it has since been used to describe any item that ages well over time. For visvim‘s Fall 2014 collection — dubbed “Dissertation on Patina” — designer Hiroki Nakamura re-contextualizes the … READ MORE

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visvim Christo – Summer 2014

Even among the most ardent acolytes of Hiroki Nakamura, the visvim Christo has its share of detractors and champions alike. After all, a sandal with a complex structure that’s more foot cast than flip-flop seems counterproductive, especially in light of the less-is-more sensibility that rules during the … READ MORE

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visvim FBT Geo Patchwork – Brown

visvim is known for their creative and innovative designs and this Geo Patchwork continues to build their already stellar resume with yet another amazing release. The overall design keeps with their handcrafted and bespoke style, utilizing a premium brown British cowhide suede base with a hand-stitched quilted … READ MORE

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visvim FBT JP – Spring 2014

The standard bearer for that ideal balancing act between luxury and unadulterated simplicity, the visvim FBT JP returns this season with a few more new additions. One of the most comfortable footwear out in the market today, the visvim FBT JP features just a few simple parts, … READ MORE

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Visvim – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection | Presentation

After testing the water with his WMV women’s line last September, Japanese designer Hiroki Nakamura finally took the plunge this New York Fashion Week with a noteworthy presentation of his Visvim label. Though just a small segment of the overall collection, the combined merchandises were enough to … READ MORE