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TOYPLANE – Spring 2014 Collection Lookbook

As with many Japanese labels, TOYPLANE draws many influences from American menswear; however, their biggest difference may be the fact that its founder and designer, Kiyonobu Nakano, relies on his personal experience during his residence in US as an inspiration for the young label. This season’s collection … READ MORE


TOYPLANE – Fall/WInter 2013 Collection Lookbook

Japanese menswear label TOYPLANE has unveiled the lookbook for its Autumn/Winter 2013 range. The collection, entitled “In the Field,” bears a distinct military and utilitarian influence, shot through with a healthy dose of Americana. As head designer Kiyonobu Nakano puts it, the following looks depict “urban soldiers … READ MORE


TOYPLANE Summer 2013 Collection Lookbook

Tokyo menswear brand TOYPLANE reflects the experiences of head designer Kiyonobu Nakano, who traveled to the U.S. at age 18, teaching himself English while variously working as an auto mechanic, airplane pilot and vintage store buyer. For Nakano, those experiences instilled an appreciation of vintage Americana, which … READ MORE