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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

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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

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Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN – Spring/Summer 2011 Collection | Preview

Junya Watanabe COMME des GARÇONS MAN are starting to roll out their first deliveries from the marine inspired Spring/Summer 2011 collection. As usual Junya Watanabe have reworked vintage Levi’s denims in his signature style, adding border pattern fabrics on the hem and repositioning the back pockets. Another … READ MORE

COMME des GARçONS Junya Watanabe Man x Levi's

COMME des GARçONS Junya Watanabe Man x Levis – Jeans

COMME des GARÇONS is the best selling fashion brand to come out from Japan and the latest from Junya Watanabe Man collection shows why they are at the top of their game. No small detail is over looked on the latest collaboration with Levi’s. In fact to … READ MORE


COMME des GARçONS – Official Web Site Launch

Despite a dreary, wet Friday, Freshness’ office is abuzz with excitement when a few us received a mysterious email this morning. Sent from a generic email address, the email was a simple announcement that COMME des GARÇONS just created its official website. Indeed, the message was true … READ MORE


Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Levi’s 1941 Vintage 501 Denim

The central theme in the Fall/Winter 2010 world of men’s fashion is American Heritage.  No other label expresses this more definitively than COMME des GARÇONS MAN collection by designer Junya Watanabe.  After a belated entry to the popular varsity jacket realm with VANSON, the Japanese label partnered … READ MORE