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UNITED ARROWS – NiCE UA: Nick Wooster Interview | Video

Introduced not long ago by Japanese retail giant UNITED ARROWS, NiCE UA short film series have highlighted people, products, and places, all of which influenced the modern lifestyle. For  its 13th installment, the series sat down with Nick Wooster at PROJECT trade show for an insightful conversation … READ MORE

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UNITED ARROWS x adidas Originals Rod Laver

Japan’s United Arrows has joined forces with adidas Originals on a reworking of the iconic Rod Laver style that’s strictly intended for the summer months ahead. The shoe fuses its classic tennis shoe silhouette with a breezy espadrille, featuring an upper that’s crafted from a combination of … READ MORE

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United Arrows x New Balance 1500

Japanese retailer United Arrows has been collaborating with American-born sneaker maker New Balance for several years now, and together they have successfully remade some of the brands lesser known models into some real crowd-pleasers. This time, the two get together to release a monotone beige take on … READ MORE

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Mighty-Mac by Michael Tapia – Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

35 Summers is a Japanese company which specializes in bringing over foreign brands into the Japanese market and, more importantly, reviving vintage foreign brands. Rocky Mountain Featherbed is their famous resurrection handy work, and Mighty-Mac is another label which is gaining more popularity in Japan and around … READ MORE

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Mr. BATHING APE – Multi Camo Tie

Even the most discernible dresser needs a bit of color to brighten their wardrobe, a fact not lost to Japanese retailer UNITED ARROWS and A Bathing Ape when they established Mr. BATHING APE, a crossover apparel label which bridges fine men’s tailoring and causal street style. Emblematic … READ MORE

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Beauty & Youth x VANS Leopard Slip On

Aside from their own line of products and retail stores, Japanese fashion giant Beauty & Youth is known for instigating high-profile collaboration projects. Their latest partnership is with the Californian brand VANS, who have produced an exclusive pair of Leopard Slip Ons for the ladies. As animal … READ MORE

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Beauty & Youth x BILLYKIRK – Carryall Bags

While there are many debates on the issue of overseas production and manufacturing, however one brand has kept it’s manufacturing over here since 1999. Hand crafted in America, BILLYKIRK makes high quality bags and accessories to their highest standards. Beauty & Youth recognized their unparalleled products and … READ MORE

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Bedwin & The Heartbreakers x Beauty & Youth – Jesse Cropped Pants

When looking at the new generation of Japanese Americana brands, Bedwin & The Heartbreakers stands tall amongst the crowd. Although it is not an overnight sensation, Japanese brands have always adopted American culture as a strong influence in their designs. Bedwin & The Heartbreakers have popularized the … READ MORE

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Beauty & Youth x CONVERSE Jack Purcell

When Japanese fashion retailer Beauty & Youth tackled their collaboration project with CONVERSE, they decided to take advantage of the Jack Purcell sneakers. The choice for the low cut tennis shoe is obvious, as these are popular with fans who are a little bit more mature, compared … READ MORE