Tag results for: Yohji Yamamoto

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Y-3 Honja Low Denim

Similar to much of the Y-3 semblance, the Honja Low Denim sneakers include design elements that bridge East and West influences. It features a raw denim upper with quilt-like pattern in the form of adidas 3-stripe, a luxurious leather trim fully lined the interior for comfort.  The … READ MORE

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Y-3 Warrior High – Kimono

Featuring abstract pattern taken from antique kimono prints, the Warrior High boot from Y-3, the highly stylized collaboration between designer Yohji Yamamoto and adidas, helped materialized the designer’s fascination with military style and historical emphasis. Upper in Neoprene outlined by supple Nappa leather, the Warrior High Kimono … READ MORE

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Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week Y-3 Spring/Summer 2012 | With Dwight Howard

With little progress on the NBA Lockout, Orlando Magic‘s Dwight Howard found time for other pursuits, like a quick visit to the ongoing Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week. Of course, one of Superman‘s first visit was to Y-3 Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Preview, courtesy of Howard’s sponsor adidas.  … READ MORE

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Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week – Y-3 Spring/Summer 2012 | With Nick Wooster

Former Creative Director at Neiman Marcus department store, Nick Wooster is by far the most photographed industry insider within the men’s fashion circle. Now a consultant for both PROJECT trade show and GILT, the polymath gent was spotted as his usual dapper self at Y-3 yesterday, right … READ MORE

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Yohji Yamamoto x adidas GSGX | Available Now

Fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto is famous for nurturing an avant-garde spirit, and that sensibility is on full technicolor display in the form of his latest collaboration with adidas, the GSGX, commemorating his 10-year anniversary with the trefoil brand. Built with a combination of leather and suede and … READ MORE

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Y-3 To Launch Global Online Store

A new year, a new season, a new initiative, for its Spring/Summer 2011 Collection, the collaborative venture known as Y-3 will launch its first global online store. What started as a capsule collection focused on footwear, the enterprise between fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto and adidas rapidly grew … READ MORE

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Y-3 – Mega Torsion Sneaker With Stingray Feature

In many ways, features on Y-3 Mega Torsion Sneaker are close correlations to the Japanese culture – the importance of hidden attributes, which in this case is a literal form, a giant adidas Torsion bar which spanned over the fore-foot sole and rear. Another design element is … READ MORE

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Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week – Y-3 Spring/Summer 2011 Collection

When in financial troughs, many designers often opt to play it safe by sticking to the classics. However, Japanese designer, Yohji Yamamoto (also known to have filed for bankruptcy protection in 2009), known for his avant garde spirits and as one of the key players who brought … READ MORE

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Y-3 – Official Facebook Page + Fall/Winter 2010 Campaign

Welcome Yohji Yamamoto and adidas’ Y-3 to the world of Facebook! It is official, the Y-3 Facebook fan page is now live, and fans can now get the latest updates from Y-3 through their Facebook feed by “liking” the page. Also, stay tuned for photos, discussions and … READ MORE

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Y-3 – Fall/Winter 2010 – Metallic Neo Tech Collection

Space vagabond? Cowboy circa 2200? If you recall from our coverage of Yohji Yamamoto’s Y-3 Fall/Winter 2010 Runway at New York Fashion Week earlier this year, you would perhaps remember a bundle of clandestinely hooded figures in drapes and volumes rushing out from a dark void enlightened … READ MORE

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Y-3 – Honja Hi + Honja Lo – Black/Gunmetal Studs | Available Now

While the world’s designers take a step towards one direction, the iconic Yohji Yamamoto takes a step usually towards the opposite. Is this contrarian mindset that have made Yamamoto a giant in the fashion world. So as most designers preparing for a fall season lined with militarism … READ MORE