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HOODS Beijing – Sanlitun Village | Opens Now

First introduced by Hong Kong’s premier fashion group I.T back in 2010, Chinese consumers’ demand for the NEIGHBORHOOD brand of apparel and accessories have grown in comparative proportion as to China’s fast growing economy. To such extend in fact that I.T decided to open the brand’s first … READ MORE

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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