Tag results for: Hiroki Nakamura

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visvim – Spring/Summer 2012 Collection | Delivery 1

May brings the first delivery of Hiroki Nakamura’s Spring/Summer 2012 Collection under the Japanese visvim label to stores and the pieces couldn’t fit any better with the weather. The shirts – which included the Ingall Linen Shirt, Becher Sashiko Shirt, and the Sublig. Check Tee – all are … READ MORE

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visvim Scriptura Boots-Folk

If you liked visvim‘s Virgil Cantor Folk Boots, you’ll love these Scriptura Boots – Folk, which further proves the Japanese label is in a league of its own when it comes to remastering classic silhouettes. It’s hard to decide where to start describing how quality this craftsmanship is, but … READ MORE

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visvim – Becher Shirt

Named after Bernd and Hilla Becher, a collaborative duo made famous for photographing the rise of the German industrial architecture of the 1950s, the Becher Shirt is a fine example of the visvim ethos. Made using the finest materials and hand finished to visvim’s impecable standards, this is the … READ MORE

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visvim – 101 Corduroy Jacket

Made of 100% Italian Cotton Corduroy, visvim presents the newest member of their apparel line with the 101 Corduroy Jacket. This release comes in two colorways, a classic denim navy and almond brown, each slightly distressed with two front-flap chest pockets. The pleated front is reinforced with … READ MORE

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visvim Skagway Estlin

Earlier in the Fall of 2011, visvim revisited their popular Skagway creating an eye-catching sneaker with a canvas upper, Italian lama hide leather heel, sides and toe cap, and a vulcanized sole. The shoe has also been vegetable tanned and built with an eye toward creating an … READ MORE

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visvim FBT JP

In search of the perfect raw components for his footwear, designer Hiroki Nakamura of visvim lives an almost nomadic lifestyle; even still, he wouldn’t have it any other way. For his latest design, the visvim FBT JP, Nakamura utilized both suede cowhide as its upper and regular … READ MORE

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Moncler V Kaniho Jacket

Michigan’s REVIVE has just taken delivery of a remarkable piece from a stellar collection: the Kaniho Jacket from Moncler V, the moniker for the ongoing collaboration between Moncler and visvim. Visvim’s Hiroki Nakaumra is a purist in the strictest sense, an aesthete who prizes authenticity and artistry … READ MORE

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visvim Patrician Mid W.T. Folk

Living a modern nomadic lifestyle, Hiroki Nakamura, the creative force behind visvim, is in constant scavenger hunt with the world as his playground. In addition to his frequent trips to Hong Kong and Italy, this year saw Nakamura in Los Angeles, New York, London, and more… For … READ MORE

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visvim Serra Boots

Aged beautifully, the waxed cowhide on visvim Serra Boots did not come from just any tannery. Instead, Hiroki Nakamura and his design team scoured all possible leads till one, a historical tannery in England. To accentuate the design, Nakamura added raw denim from Okayama, a Japanese region … READ MORE

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visvim FBT Kudu JP

In the desire to have his customers experience a wide range of luxuries, visvim‘s founder Hiroki Nakamura often seeks exotic materials as the foundation for his footwear design. One example is the new FBT Kudu JP, completely hand made with Kudu hide, a free roaming antelope found … READ MORE

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visvim Gadfly Boots Folk

Off beat fashion tip bits are always fun to try out, like the disclosures from visvim, “Socks are optional, but frowned upon.” The instruction, though, is taken quite seriously by some. Tanned with vegetable dye, the visvim Gadfly Boots Folk is a hand-sewn work of art with … READ MORE