Tag results for: Jun Takahashi

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JohnUNDERCOVER – Fall/Winter 2013 Collection Lookbook

High fashion and fast fashion may seem different at first glance, yet a special relationship is formed between these opposing segments, where leaders in each category are trying to attract customers from the other markets. UNDERCOVER is no stranger to this system, collaborating with UNIQLO for a … READ MORE

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ASSEMBLE – New Label by Jun Takahashi + Hiroshi Fujiwara

Long-time friends and collaborating partners Jun Takahashi (UNDERCOVER) and Hiroshi Fujiwara (fragment design), have launched their latest project, entitled, ASSEMBLE. Just as their AFFA label did in the past, this new clothing line is intended to be an extension of their affinity with punk culture and streetwear. … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – The Mad Market

Perhaps, UNDERCOVER founder and designer, Jun Takahashi, is running out of space in his home and studio, or he is feeling generous towards his fans. Whatever the case, UNDERCOVER flagship store in Aoyama will play host to an eight-day event called The Mad Market.  During the event, … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – “Middle Finger” Tote Bag

UNDERCOVER continues to release its “Middle Finger” designs, and their latest offering is a somewhat subtle. Cotton canvas and leather materials are sewn together to make up the exterior of this tote bag, with the interior lined with durable nylon material. Inside, there are two zipped compartments … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER x Sanrio – Collaboration Collection | Preview

From next season, UNDERCOVER will launch men’s and women’s basic line called JohnUNDERCOVER and SueUNDERCOVER. Aimed at offering products with the same UNDERCOVER ethos, yet designed for a broader age group and audience than its main line. As part of the premiere collection for SueUNDERCOVER, they have … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – “Middle Finger” K9N05 Necklace

In the past few seasons alone, we have noticed many brands using swear words and offensive graphics without any censorship. UNDERCOVER founder and designer, Jun Takahashi, is renowned for being the anarchist in fashion, yet his approach to rebellion is subtle but powerful. Takahashi introduced the “Middle … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – Fall/Winter 2013 Collection Lookbook

Founded by Jun Takahashi in the mid-1990s, Undercover continues to cast a long shadow in the menswear firmament. The lookbook for the label’s Fall/Winter 2013 collection showcases an especially strong outerwear program, highlighted by a shearling jacket and wool overcoat in a bold cranberry hue, effectively bridging … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER Spring/Summer 2013 Collection

Pioneering fashion label Undercover, founded by Jun Takahashi in the mid-’90s, effectively put Japanese streetwear on the map, and the brand is still going strong in 2013. This latest release highlights Takahashi’s inclination toward functional apparel, shot through with the avant-garde influences that the designer likely gleaned … 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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UNDERCOVER Slip On Sneaker – “Middle Finger”

At first blush these slip-on sneakers from Undercover are simple and understated, featuring a grey cotton canvas upper resting on a white vulcanized sole unit. It’s a classic silhouette conveying an easy, laid-back sensibility, finished with a subtle all-over pattern throughout the exterior. Closer inspection reveals a … READ MORE

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Nike x UNDERCOVER Gyakusou Spring/Summer 2013 Collection | Video

Nike and UNDERCOVER‘s Gyakusou Spring/Summer 2013 Collection is built around a less is better philosophy, but that doesn’t account for quality, color, and functionality. Instead, a focus on performance in place of superfluous flair allows each piece to work more easily with your needs regardless of the conditions, the … READ MORE