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HOODS Beijing – Grand Opening Capsule Collection

As the capital city of China, Beijing holds a reputation as a city inhabited by creative individuals and scholars. HOODS will be opening their latest international flagship store in the bustling capital city. The retail store is a combined effort between NEIGHBORHOOD and WTAPS, catering to the … READ MORE


URSUS BAPE – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook

Following the launch of A BATHING APE Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook for Men’s and Ladies’, the URSUS BAPE Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook is finally uploaded online as well. As a collaborative project between NIGO and Tetsu Nishiyama (founder/designer of WTAPS), the collection enjoys styles that hover between … READ MORE


WTAPS x Island Slipper – Leopard Sandals

With the t-shirt and shorts weather in full swing, WTAPS is launching the latest footwear from their Better Than Yesterday Spring/Summer 2012 collection. The Hawaiian company Island Slipper, boasting a Hawaiian made quality and construction makes these sandals. As a point of difference, faux fur leopard material … READ MORE


WTAPS – Spring 2012 Collection “Better Than Yesterday” | Delivery 2

“Better Than Yesterday” is the sanguine title for WTAPS‘ current Spring/Summer 2012 collection, the second delivery of which is arriving in stores now. The phrase is an apt descriptor of the pieces on offer, taking classic designs and infusing them with modern fabrications and construction techniques, along … READ MORE


WTAPS Warmup Hoody

WTAPS‘ Tetsu “TET” Nishiyama is heralded for his ability to blend military influences with a contemporary aesthetic that never feels forced or manufactured. Each season certain pieces will veer toward punk or rockabilly sensibilities, while still observing the brand’s core principle of “placing things where they should … READ MORE


WTAPS – B-15A Jacket

Military apparel design has always paid close attention to functionality, and the predecessor of this B-15A jacket was the B-10 jacket. In 1945, the cotton-made B-10 was upgraded by utilizing nylon twill on its exterior, thus the heavy duty flight jacket we see here was born. … READ MORE


WTAPS – Sherpa Jacket

It is unusual for WTAPS to use vivid primary colors on their products, yet this is a welcome change that definitely works. The Sherpa Jacket is a classic silhouette which appears in every Winter collection and this year it is made in a bright blue tone. Standard … READ MORE


WTAPS M-65 Vest

Canada’s HAVEN has just taken delivery of a late arrival from WTAPS‘ 2011 A/W “Way of Life” collection, an M-65 Vest that’s worth the wait. Featuring an attention to detail that the Japanese label is famous for, the vest is constructed with heavy nylon and laced adjustable … READ MORE


WTAPS – Fall/Winter 2011 Collection | Available Now

Canada’s HAVEN announces its second ever delivery of WTAPS apparel and accessories. From the brand’s Fall/Winter 2011 “Way of Life” collection comes a capsule filled with superior quality essentials and basics. Highlights include the Design Hoodie in a classic raglan cut silhouette in heathered grey, adorned with … READ MORE


VANS Syndicate x WTAPS Burgundy Bones Pack | Release Info

Anticipation for this VANS Syndicate x WTAPS collaboration was stoked this past summer, when images of the shoes first surfaced online. Bearing the infamous “Bones” design motif last seen on the navy-colored collaborative pack from Fall 2007, this latest series sees the Sk8-Hi, Chukka Boot and Era … READ MORE


MEN’S NON-NO x UNDERCOVER x uniform experiment x WTAPS – MEN’S NON-NO 25th Anniversary Collection

In any industry 25 years is a long time to be running a business, that is especially the case if it is in the print medium. Japanese men’s fashion magazine, MEN’S NON-NO is celebrating their 25th anniversary this year and they have partnered up with some heavyweights … READ MORE