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PHENOMENON – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook

Fashion is converging into a unisex direction, as silhouettes and styling becomes rather indistinguishable. In designing their upcoming Fall/Winter 2014 collection, PHENOMENON imagined the garments to be worn by both sexes. Some of the men’s oversized items are transformed into woman’s dress and so forth, allowing the … READ MORE

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MR. GENTLEMEN – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection | Runway Show

Never a brand to be restricted by conventional thinking, MR. GENTLEMAN introduced their Fall/Winter 2014 collection during a recent runway show. While the initial idea of the Japanese label focused on basic items, this season’s range shows its growth into a full-fledged fashion brand. An innovative blend … READ MORE

MR GENTLEMAN - Spring Summer 2014 Collection Lookbook Video

MR. GENTLEMAN – Spring/Summer 2014 Collection Lookbook | Video

Loosely based around a day in the life of a young man, the video lookbook of MR. GENTLEMAN shows a preview of things to come in a short film format. Directed by Japanese designer Eri and employing well-known Japanese DJ/producer KIRI as their music director, this five-minute … READ MORE


MR. GENTLEMAN – Fall/Winter 2013 Collection Lookbook

This year is a turning point for Japanese menswear label MR. GENTLEMAN, as they successfully completed their first runway show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week TOKYO in March. Founders and designers Takeshi Osumi and Yuichi Yoshii are pushing their label further as they approach the Fall/Winter 2013 season. … READ MORE


PHENOMENON – Fall/Winter 2013 Collection Lookbook

When news of the bankruptcy of PHENOMENON‘s parent company hit the internet, there was confusion about the status of the Japanese brand. However, it became clear that it was merely a hiccup in the process of moving forward with a new corporate structure. Evidence of this is … READ MORE


PHENOMENON – Paisley Tank Top

Squeezed inside the Spring 2013 releases, PHENOMENON dropped some silhouettes that reference its streetwear roots. Combining the best of both worlds, these Paisley Tank Tops can be dressed down or dressed up, depending on the occasion. Sewn on the bottom half of the piece is the intricately … READ MORE


PHENOMENON – Mix Camo Short Sleeve Shirt

Walk down any major street and you’ll notice a common trend: practically everyone is layering. While they may be separated by large bodies of water, what a gentleman in London and one in New York is doing is not that different. But we can feel pretty safe … READ MORE


MR. GENTLEMAN – Fall/Winter 2013 Collection | Runway Show

MR. GENTLEMAN joined the ranks of fellow Tokyo menswear brands at the Japanese fashion industry’s key event, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week TOKYO.  Although, this should not come as any surprise at all, since co-founders of the brand are Takeshi Osumi from PHENOMENON, an experienced designer who has participated … READ MORE



One of the standout pieces in the Spring/Summer 2013 collection from MR. GENTLEMAN is the polo shirts, created by fellow Tokyo brand HANABOS. The key aspect of this classic top is its contrasting pocket on the left chest, finished off with a vertical zipper on its side. … READ MORE


PHENOMENON – Paisley Blouson

Elaborate patterns and fabric choice has become a signature style of Japanese menswear brand, PHENOMENON. Founder and designer, Takeshi Osumi, dabbled in paisley patterns once again this season, laying out the classic graphics on several key pieces. One of the items to receive the paisley treatment is … READ MORE


MR. GENTLEMAN – Buffalo Check Button-Down Shirt

As a prelude to the commencement of Spring 2013 collection deliveries, the good people at MR. GENTLEMAN have dropped the Buffalo Check Button-Down Shirt at The Contemporary Fix. It cleverly fuses workwear aesthetics into one unique silhouette. One part corduroy, one part denim and one part buffalo … READ MORE