Tag results for: Yoshifumi Egawa

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A BATHING APE x Yoshifumi Egawa – “A SKATING APE” Collection

A BATHING APE turned to one of the pioneers of Japanese streetwear scene, Yoshifumi Egawa, for their latest collaboration effort. Egawa is affectionately known by his nickname, Yoppi or Yops, worked closely with veteran graphic designer, SK8THING, on this A SKATING APE collection. The rather large collection … READ MORE

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Hombre Nino – Fall/Winter 2013 Collection Lookbook

Around one full year has passed since the inception of Japanese menswear and kidswear label Hombre Niño. Its range is expanding every season, and this Fall/Winter 2013 collection is their biggest collection yet. Hombre means man and niño means child in Spanish, a self-explanatory name as their … READ MORE

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Hombre Nino x PORTER – 2 Way Tote Bag – Natural

Deliveries from the Hombre Nino Spring/Summer 2013 collection are slowly making its way into retailers. The Japanese label collaborated with PORTER again for a different version of the highly functional 2 Way Tote Bag. As a professional skateboarder, as well as a founder and designer of Hombre … READ MORE

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Hombre Nino – Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Lookbook

It looks like Hombre Nino is slowly getting traction as their Spring/Summer 2013 collection makes its way into select retailers. Not only is Yoshifumi ‘Yopps’ Egawa a key person in the Japanese streetwear and skateboarding scene, he is a proven veteran in producing brands, with HECTIC, MASTERPIECE, … READ MORE

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JT&CO – New Label by Jovontae Turner

Jovontae Turner has never been one to stand still. From making a name for himself as a professional skateboarder in the ’90s, the San Francisco native has influenced countless people and cultures around the world. Not only has Turner been instrumental in front of the camera in … READ MORE

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Hombre Niňo x PORTER – Bag Collection

For this Fall/Winter 2012 season, Yoshifumi “Yoppi” Egawa‘s youthful streetwear brand Hombre Niňo teams up with the Japanese accessory specialists at Porter on a three-piece bag collection. Whether you are a big or small sneakerhead, Hombre Niňo recognizes that kids of all ages need a solid set of gear to … READ MORE

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CHAPTER – Go Skateboarding Exhibition | Tokyo

Skateboarding has filtered into every major city in Japan, however, the majority of professional and amateur skateboarders still reside in Tokyo. Harajuku based sneaker store CHAPTER has curated an exhibition revolving around skateboarding and skateboard shoes. Aptly titled Go Skateboarding, the exhibition highlights photographs of prominent Japanese … READ MORE

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New Balance Book | By HOUYHNHNM

New Balance certainly has been making excellent things happen in recent times–from being a favorite amongst hardcore sneaker fiends, to becoming the focus of attention from high-profile brands and shops by continually producing high-caliber collaboration sneakers. If you are new to this classic athletic footwear brand, don’t … READ MORE

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Hombre Niño – A New Label by Yoshifumi “Yoppi” Egawa

Yoshifumi “Yoppi” Egawa is a staple in the Tokyo street scene, as he progressed from being a professional skateboarder to running the cult streetwear brand HECTIC and an iconic fixed gear shop Carnival. Over the years, Egawa has shown his maturity, maintaining a youthful heart, and his … READ MORE

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Streething – New Balance: Japanese ideas in an American Company | Video

Ever wondered how the New Balance sneakers and its whole approach differs in Japan? Well the answer is not as simple as it seems and it might take four key individuals to explain their view on New Balance and how the brand has filtered into the complex … READ MORE