Tag results for: Takeshi Osumi


PHENOMENON x c.e – T-Shirts

Although Japanese brands PHENOMENON and c.e don’t hide the fact that they are strongly influenced by American and Western cultures, c.e designer and co-founder SK8THING maintains an open mind when it comes to creating graphics. The latest t-shirt design from the highly acclaimed designer references the company’s … READ MORE


MR. GENTLEMAN – Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Lookbook

MR. GENTLEMAN has unveiled its Spring/Summer 2013 Collection, a rather comprehensive range that is starting to take shape as a brand. Even though the label commenced to fill in the market for men’s basic garments, this season shows its more ornate personality. Designed around the concept, “New … READ MORE


Omote 3D Shashin Kan – 3D Print Self Portrait Pop-up Shop | Tokyo

3D printing has made tremendous progress in the last few years, from prototyping for large corporations and factories to being affordable for students and the general public. Omote 3D Shashin Kan is the latest craze to hit Tokyo. Loosely translated as Omotesando Photo Gallery, this pop-up shop … READ MORE


MCM by PHENOMENON – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

Multi-tasking is no easy feat, yet fashion designer, Takeshi Osumi, pulls it off without any dramas. He currently designs for his own labels, PHENOMENON and MR. GENTLEMAN, as well as MCM by PHENOMENON, a capsule collection for the German luxury brand, MCM. Osumi is pushing the envelope … READ MORE


PHENOMENON – Spring/Summer 2013 Collection | Runway Show

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Tokyo took off to a good start with Tokyo’s leading designers showing off their latest garments on the runway. Highlighting the second day’s shows was the Spring/Summer 2013 Collection from PHENOMENON. Reverting to his roots, the rapper-turned-fashion designer Takeshi Osumi took inspiration from … READ MORE


MR.GENTLEMAN – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook | Detailed Look

Over the summer, we brought you a look at MR. GENTLEMAN‘s Fall/Winter 2012 Collection, but now that we’re in the thick of the season, the new label from  Takeshi Osumi (PHENOMENON) and Yuichi Yoshii (THE CONTEMPORARY FIX) presents another look at their inaugural fall lineup. All of the pieces within this collection … READ MORE


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


MR. GENTLEMAN – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook

We showed you a sneak preview of the Fall/Winter 2012 collection lookbook from MR. GENTLEMAN last month. Here is that lookbook in complete form. It is worth noting this season will be brand’s full season, and the variation seen here should set the tone for what’s to … READ MORE


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


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


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