Tag results for: Jun Takahashi

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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

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Nike x UNDERCOVER – Gyakusou Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Lookbook

Nike and Jun Takahashi, founder of the legendary Japanese fashion label Undercover, continue their work together, this time partnering on a line of fitness apparel for Gyakusou’s Spring/Summer 2013 Collection. As a sequel to the very well-received collection we previewed this time last year, this 2013 release … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER J4210-1 Gore-Tex Parka

The name Jun Takahashi usually conjure up images of fantastical and sometime near impractical fashion designs. This jacket isn’t one of them. In an updated Black Watch tartan print, the J4210-1 Gore-Tex Parka by Takahashi’s UNDERCOVER brand elaborates on the parka design with a snorkel collar and … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVERISM – Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Lookbook

Readers in the northeast United States don’t need our help thinking of warmer temps and calmer weather, but more than a few will find reason to be excited with the release of UNDERCOVERISM Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Lookbook no matter where you are. As always with this diverse … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection | Delivery 2

Outerwear is the focal point of the second delivery from UNDERCOVER‘s Fall/Winter 2012 “Psycho Color” collection, highlighting Jun Takahashi’s flair for applying his avant garde imprint to classic menswear silhouettes. Standouts include a modern interpretation of the traditional leather rider jacket, featuring a modern cut and quilted lower … READ MORE

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Nike x UNDERCOVER – Gyakusou Fall/Winter 2012 “Autumn Monks” | Video

Since we saw the first-ever promotional video for the Nike x UNDERCOVER Gyakusou collection in late 2010, the quality of the garments and videos has improved with every subsequent season. Jun Takahashi titled the Fall/Winter 2012 collection Autumn Monks, a metaphor for the Gyakusou International Running Association … READ MORE

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Nike x UNDERCOVER Gyakusou Fall/Winter 2012 – Behind the Scenes | Video

Hot on the heels of the lookbook for the Gyakusou Fall/Winter 2012 collection, Jun Takahashi and crew have dropped this behind the scenes video for the accompanying campaign. Using a documentary-like approach, photographer Katsuhide Morimoto shot the campaign video in the forest surrounding the Togakushi Shrine, a … READ MORE

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Nike x UNDERCOVER – Gyakusou Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook | Detailed Look

A few days ago, we previewed for you the upcoming Gyakusou Fall/Winter 2012 Collection designed by UNDERCOVER‘s Jun Takahashi with input and inspiration from Nike. Today we can now bring you a more detailed look at the entire line-up of running gear for both men and women, expressing … READ MORE

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Nike x UNDERCOVER Gyakusou Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

Following up on the Gyakusou Fall/Winter 2011 collection, which was entitled Running Monks, UNDERCOVER designer and founder Jun Takahashi has named the latest Fall/Winter 2012 collection, Autumn Monks. Once again, Takahashi looks to traditional Japanese motifs and colors for inspiration, resulting in garments that are produced in … READ MORE

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FOROURS – 2012 Collection

There is no denying that running and other fitness related activities have become popular over the last couple of years. One of the catalysts for the resurgence of the running movement is GIRA, acronym for Gyakusou International Running Association, a running team led by the enigmatic Jun … READ MORE