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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


WTAPS – GIP-STORE Opening + Website Launch | Tokyo

This will be the first time WTAPS founder/designer Tetsu Nishiyama have opened a retail store and GIP-STORE consolidates his two ventures, WTAPS and free zine, FORTY PERCENT AGAINST RIGHTS under one roof. The store opened its doors last Saturday, coinciding with the release of the Autumn/Winter 2011 … READ MORE


WTAPS – 2011 2nd Collection – “Way of Life” | Preview

The genius of WTAPS is the effortless way in which designer TET can grab bits and pieces from seemingly disparate subcultures — workwear, MIL-SPEC, rockabilly, mod — and blend the individual pieces into a cohesive whole. That’s the alchemy at play in the brand’s fall/winter collection, “Way … READ MORE


WTAPS – Fall/Winter 2011 Collection – “Way of Life” | Preview

WTAPS‘ designer Tetsu Nishiyama (better known simply as TET) has masterminded a brand that combines the best elements of military and trad styling, with notes from biker culture occasionally thrown into the mix. The WTAPS fall/winter 2011 collection, dubbed “Way of Life,” carries on TET’s singular vision, … READ MORE


WTAPS Camera Shoulder Bag

While readers may be most familiar with WTAPS through their frequent high quality Vans releases, you are missing out if you don’t have the heads up on the entire range from this Harajuku based brand. Their recently released camera shoulder bag, pictured above, is just one example … READ MORE


WTAPS Beach Bag | Available Now

Every season it’s likely that admirers of the brand WTAPS look forward to the label’s lifestyle accessories as much as anything. Case in point: the beach bag from WTAPS, composed of equal parts utility and style. The canvas bags come in either black or olive drab, with … READ MORE

Vans Syndicate x WTAPS Burgundy "Bones" Pack

VANS Syndicate x WTAPS – Burgundy Bones Pack

Good news for VANS fanatics who missed out on the two previous VANS Syndicate/WTAPS Bones packs: they’re back, this time in burgundy. The models are a Sk8-Hi, Chukka Boot and Era, with design elements virtually identical to the navy-colored 005 series from fall 2007, the major difference … READ MORE