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WTAPS x Vans Syndicate – Sk8 Mid

Out of all the shoes in the excellent WTAPS x Vans Syndicate collection for this season (we covered another highlight here), this is the classic – the epitome of what one expects from such a collaboration, between two brands whose best design qualities are in their classic … READ MORE

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WTAPS x Vans Syndicate Authentic | Preview

As Vans has shown again and again this Fall, they can be an amazing partner to collaborate with. This upcoming shoe, done with WTAPS, shows the potential of what can happen when a versatile and solid platform, the Authentic, gets the design influence of a team as … READ MORE

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VANS Syndicate x WTAPS – Fall 2010 – “V&W” Collection | Preview

The ongoing partnership between Vans and (W)Taps has resulted in a number of classic sneakers getting a biker, rockabilly, and tattoo infusion. In 2010, however, the Japanese label and the California shoe company are embarking on a more complete, fully conceived line, under the title “V&W.” The … READ MORE


WTAPS x Dr. Martens – 8-Eye Boot

Japanese label WTAPS has teamed up with heritage boot maker, Dr. Martens to recreate the latter’s classic 8-eye boots. The new collaborative version swaps out the regular laces for a longer, brushed version that wraps around the ankle for a more contemporary, deconstructed look. The boots come … READ MORE


VANS Syndicate x WTAPS – Spring 2011 | Preview

Guess what? One of the new pro models to hit shelves from VANS Syndicate is a pair designed by Japan’s WTAPS. As seen at ASR Market Place 2010, this new pair of high-top skate shoes is quite opulent yet simple. A mix of quilted, perforated and vertical … READ MORE


WTAPS – Summer 2010 T-Shirt Collection

Plain white tees? With the WTAPS touch, plain white tees are not so plain anymore. In fact, after the Japanese label has put its creative two cents on the classic sartorial staple which traverses through gender, age and any possible social strata, white t-shirts can be fun, … READ MORE

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WTAPS – 8 Hole T-Shirt

It is not a secret that WTAPS founder and designer Tetsu Nishiyama aka TET loves to rock boots. For the current season, he has designed a t-shirt to pay homage to one of his favorite boot makers, Dr.Martens; in particular, the Dr. Martens classic 8-eye boot. Thus, … READ MORE


WTAPS – Spring/Summer 2010 – 96-69 Collection | Available Now

Japanese brand, WTAPS, has began to release their Spring/Summer 2010 Collection entitled “96-69″ featuring a number of classic iconic apparel pieces for men. The collection includes a variety of both long sleeve and short sleeve button down shirts, a couple of vests and sweaters, a waffle long … READ MORE


WTAPS – Trad Long Sleeve Shirt

New from the WTAPS Spring/Summer 2010 is a simple Trad Long Sleeve Shirt that takes the classic oxford shirt silhouette from UK. Blue and white thin pin stripe fabric is chosen to construct the shirt that would be suitable for the up coming season. Only small details … READ MORE


WTAPS – Ingredients Hooded Sweatshirt

Latest release from WTAPS takes a slightly different route by using a Bull Ink hooded sweatshirt as a base to build up their own style. 100% premium cotton fabric is constructed in heather grey or navy colorways. Minimal yet bold design elements give this hoodie the signature … READ MORE

WARPWEB x WTAPS – Hoodie and Tee | Available Now

A new collaboration between Japanese label WTAPS and magazine, WARPWEB, results in a simple, uncluttered collaborative pack of tee and hoodie that epitomizes WTAPS’ decree for function and necessity. Both items work in a basic palette of cool grey and the tee features a military inspired graphic … READ MORE