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Freshness Grid: Spring 2015 – Outfit 1

Sartorially speaking, transitioning from winter to spring can be a tricky proposition. Just look around you and observe huddled masses, swaddled in goose down and lambswool, walking alongside carefree souls in polo shirts and cargo shorts. It’s not just tax forms that cause mass confusion this time …

Freshness Curated: 10 Lightweight Jackets for Spring

Flowers are in bloom and baseball’s back on ESPN. That’s right, we’re officially in the throes of spring, even if parts of the country are still mired in teeth-chattering temps. This is the one time of year in which the lightweight jacket is essential: you want outerwear …

visvim Fall/Winter 2015 Collection

For visvim‘s Fall/Winter 2015 collection, brand mastermind Hiroki Nakamura looked to his own travels to devise the collision of cultures evident in the designs. A cross-country U.S. road trip with his family played a pivotal role, reinforcing Hiroki’s habit of mixing classic American designs and traditional Japanese manufacturing methods. …

visvim – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection Lookbook

Designer Hiroki Nakamura, the creative mastermind behind visvim, is back for the Japanese brand’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection with a beautifully shot lookbook. This new range includes a number of pieces inspired by vintage Americana along with hints of Native American and Japanese culture. Notable pieces include a …

visvim Valdez Corduroy Down Jacket 2L

visvim has brought back its cozy Valdez Corduroy Down Jacket for Winter 2014, featuring a number of weather-resistant properties bundled in rustic parka styling. The shell, constructed from a fine pin wale cotton corduroy, is fortified with waterproof Gore-Tex 2L laminate, as well as white goose down fill …

visvim – Winter 2014 ISDT Boots-Folk

visvim brings back its beloved take on the chukka boot for Winter 2014, crafting the ISDT Boots-Folk with a premium calf suede upper sourced from the UK. Details include tonal stitching throughout the exterior and a calf leather lining for superior comfort. The mid-top silhouette sits on a …

visvim Winter 2014 Skagway Hi KAPA

Hiroki Nakamura has long been enamored with the American West, and the preoccupation materializes in pop-art form on the latest edition of the Skagway Hi sneaker, released as part visvim‘s Fall 2014 collection. Available in beige or grey, the high-top sneaker carries a chino cloth upper adorned with an …

visvim – “Aging and Authenticity: Social Sculpture Denim” Exhibition

visvim is set to launch an event strictly for the denim obsessed. Bearing the lofty title “Aging and Authenticity: Social Sculpture Denim,” the exhibition places the focus squarely on unwashed raw denim, featuring battered, worn-in samples from the likes of visvim designer Hiroki Nakamura, longtime supporter Eric Clapton, and …

MR PORTER – “Behind the Brand” with Hiroki Nakamura and visvim

The latest installment of MR PORTER‘s “Behind the Brand” feature takes us into the world of Hiroki Nakamura, the mastermind behind visvim, the cult menswear brand that’s beloved by streetwear and luxury fashion aficionados alike. Starting as a footwear label in 2001, visvim is revered for products …