Tag results for: PHENOMENON

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PHENOMENON x PORTER – Backpack

Founder and designer Takeshi Osumi still manages to tread the fine line between streetwear and fashion with his brand, PHENOMENON. They have collaborated with PORTER on several items this season; however, these backpacks show a different face of the progressive label. From glen check to neon colors, … READ MORE

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ISETAN x UNDERCOVER x mastermind JAPAN x White Mountaineering x PHENOMENON – Tokyo Summer Madness Collection

As we enter the summer season, Isetan has initiated the Tokyo Summer Madness Collection, which reflects on traditional Japanese garments. The kimono may be familiar in the West as the traditional garment worn by the Japanese, however its complexity and layering makes it difficult to wear everyday, … READ MORE

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Stussy x EYESCREAM – “I Scream From Tokyo” Collection

Occasionally, EYESCREAM, a Japanese lifestyle magazine, initiates collaboration projects with fashion brands based in Japan. Although, this time around, a much-larger-than-usual project was conceived with Stussy. Tokyo-based fashion labels, designers, illustrators, and photographers have submitted designs reflecting the theme of I Scream From Tokyo. Participating in this … READ MORE

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Ricky Powell x PHENOMENON – Capsule Collection

Many outside of Japan may not realize that Takeshi Osumi, the founder and designer of PHENOMENON, was a successful and influential Japanese rapper prior to embarking on his fashion career. It does not come as a surprise that when Osumi was given a chance to work with … READ MORE

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MR. GENTLEMAN – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook | Preview

MR. GENTLEMAN unveils their first full collection for the Fall/Winter 2012 season and we are able to give a preview of their lookbook. Although these are just a portion of the complete lookbook, it gives an indication of the direction of the newly established label. With Takeshi … READ MORE

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PHENOMENON – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

PHENOMENON showcased their next Fall/Winter 2012-13 collection at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Tokyo. The stage was shared with fellow menswear label FACETASM, and these two brands marked the end of the week long event. The designer, Takeshi Osumi, was influenced by vintage goods and old things, and … READ MORE

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PHENOMENON x THE BLACK SENSE MARKET – 2012 Collection

In recent years, PHENOMENON has been steadily moving up the ranks in the Japanese fashion scene and they made a debut at THE BLACK SENSE MARKET collection this year. The capsule collection consists of three pieces, making up a complete outfit. Although PHENOMENON seemed to steer away … READ MORE

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Mr.GENTLEMAN – Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Lookbook

Mr.GENTLEMAN came about between two friends in the Tokyo fashion scene – Takeshi Osumi from PHENOMENON and Yuichi Yoshii of THE CONTEMPORARY FIX – who shared the same vision on apparel design. This Spring/Summer 2012 collection is in fact a pre-launch collection and their subsequent season will … READ MORE

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VERSUS TOKYO – Tokyo Fashion Week in Italy Event At Pitti Uomo

VERSUS TOKYO was set up by Yuichi Yoshii to show case the leaders from the Tokyo menswear industry at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week TOKYO. The reception to the event was overwhelmingly positive, so the team has brought the whole event to key fairs in Italy. Starting the … READ MORE