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Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x DUVETICA – Padded Jacket + Gilet

A concerted effort by Giampiero Vagliano and Stefano Rovolett brought a long forgotten Italian-Franco outerwear label back from the brink a few years ago. That label was Moncler. Looking to repeat their success once again, the duo ventured out with a new label back in 2004, aptly … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Tricker’s – Suede Low Cut Shoes

When two brands are working harmoniously, it makes sense to keep the relationship going and push the boundaries. Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN and Tricker’s are working together again for a range of new footwear. Rather than opting for conventional shoes or boots from Tricker’s, Watanabe … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe COMME des GARCONS MAN – Fall 2011 New Releases

Over the next few weeks a small stretch of La Brea Avenue in L.A. will be descended upon by the well-heeled disciples of Junya Watanabe. Their destination: Union, where the first arrival of the COMME des GARCONS MAN Fall 2011 collection have just hit store shelves. The … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe Comme des Garçons MAN x Levi’s Vintage 1954 Patchwork Jeans

Junya Watanabe has quickly ascended from in-house designer for the Comme des Garçons MAN collection to one of the marquee names in fashion. His unorthodox designs never cease to challenge convention, and for that reason he is one of the most sought after collaborators in the game. … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN – Autumn/Winter 2011 Collection | Preview

Releasing early in July is the Autumn/Winter 2011 collection from Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN. The whole collection is inspired by American traditional style and it is reinterpreted in his signature silhouette. Wide range of materials are selected to balance aesthetics with functionality that is required … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Levi’s – Border Jacket Ver. 3

Cult designer Junya Watanabe is favoring the border stripe pattern for the COMME des GARçONS MAN Spring/Summer 2011 season and several pieces in the collection makes use of the patterned fabrics. Levi’s is called in again for a collaboration this season and the staple denim jacket is … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Tricker’s Oiled Leather Shoes

We reported last month on the Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Tricker’s leather shoes and now two more pairs are being made available. Unlike the previous release, these are less formal and exude the experimental nature of the designer, Junya Watanabe. Hovering somewhere between sneakers … READ MORE

week in review february 13 2011

Freshness Week In Review: 2/06/2011 2/13/2011

A week after news broke of the do-or-die sale of A Bathing Ape, Nigo is still in the news. Industry publication WWD ran the first post-sale interview with Tomoaki Nagao, aka Nigo, and this week also brought a preview of the Spring Summer 2011 lineup from the … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Brooks Brothers – Button Down Shirt

Junya Watanabe COMME des GARÇONS MAN have launched another collaboration item from its Spring/Summer 2011 collection. Selected as a base, a basic oxford shirt from Brooks Brothers went through the signature Junya Watanabe modification process to give it a subdue yet distinctive style. From the front, the … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN – February 2011 | New Releases

February drops from Junya Watanabe COMME des GARÇONS MAN Spring/Summer 2011 collection does not disappoint and the highlight of the new releases is the collaboration shoes with British bespoke shoes brand Tricker’s. Premium suede constructs the uppers and the all white exterior balances well against the red … READ MORE


Freshness Week in Review: 1/16/2011 1/22/2011

It’s pretty obvious what the overall theme was this week: shows – both runway and buyer’s events. From Pitti Uomo in Florence, to Paris Fashion Week, to Bread and Butter in Berlin, and Agenda and (capsule), in our own New York City, which had artistic direction by … READ MORE