Tag results for: Jun Takahashi

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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

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UNDERCOVER x UNIQLO – UU Fall/Winter 2012 Men’s Collection | Detailed Look

In gearing up for the launch of the final UU Collection from UNDERCOVER and UNIQLO next month, here is a detailed look at each piece of garment in the men’s capsule line. The collection features the signature color palette from Jun Takahashi: balancing warm tones against cool … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER x UNIQLO – UU Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook

Nothing certainly lasts forever, yet many fans might have expected the high profile collaboration between Japanese cult fashion label UNDERCOVER and mainstream fashion brand UNIQLO to last a little bit longer than just one year. For one reason or another, the two companies have decided to part … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – Psycho Color Documentary Short Films – Part 1

The Fall/Winter 2012 collection from Junk Takahashi’s UNDERCOVER brand, dubbed “Psycho Color,” features unique promotional content that’s a far cry from typical print and online advertising. The ambitious undertaking involves a series of short films profiling eighteen individual women from Paris and Tokyo, each attired in pieces … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – Psycho Color Documentary Short Film

For a few years now, UNDERCOVER and its founder and designer, Jun Takahashi, have embraced the digital medium–first, by setting up their website, and then by launching short videos to accompany the debut of new collections. Keeping the tradition alive, they have produced an interesting documentary as … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER x Fuji Rock Festival – Noise Maker T-Shirt

It is no secret that Jun Takahashi, founder and designer of Japanese cult fashion brand UNDERCOVER, is a fan of all things rock. Therefore, it makes sense that Takahashi is designing a graphic for the upcoming Fuji Rock Festival, one of the biggest outdoor music festivals in … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – Irregular Cotton Jacket

From afar, this Irregular Cotton Jacket from UNDERCOVER may seem to be a simple gray jacket, however once we get close enough to see the details, the impression of this piece changes dramatically. The highly stylized patchwork jacket is comprised of striped, studded, and honeycomb fabrics that … READ MORE

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UNIQLO UNDERCOVER x Disney – T-Shirt Collection

Under the “UU” rubric, UNDERCOVER and UNIQLO have created a series of Disney-themed t-shirts that celebrate the classic animated film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, with three of the seven t-shirt designs dedicated to the evil queen, her castle and the Bashful dwarf character. The remaining … READ MORE

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UNIQLO UNDERCOVER – Summer 2012 Collection | Preview

Its never an easy responsibility to fill someone’s shoes, especially those of designer Jil Sander who propagated the notion of minimalist look in 1980s. UNIQLO, though, might have found the right complement to Sander’s +J creations in designer Jun Takahashi as he introduces the second iteration of … READ MORE

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UNDERCOVER – Fall/Winter 2012 Ladies Collection

UNDERCOVER designer Jun Takahashi took us around on the styles from the upcoming Fall/Winter 2012 menswear collection yesterday and today we take a preview of the ladies collection. Even though the collection theme remains the same with the menswear, the ladies line still maintains the feminine silhouette … READ MORE