Reading Time: 1 minute PingMag has an interesting interview with some of the street fashion photography crews in Tokyo.These are the people that provide style magazines with ‘cool hunter’-type shots of crazy Tokyo kids. Its a strange mix of authentic and commercial as the photographer also brings along a stylist and items of clothing for these temporary models. Some … Read moreStreet life
Reading Time: 1 minute Nape Originally uploaded by renaissancechambara. A Bathing Ape’s trainers were inspired by Nike’s Air Force One designs. Now Nike has returned the complement co-opting Bape’s use of bright candy colour pastels and patent leather type finishes in its summer limited editions for sneaker freakers. Seen at Size? in Covent Garden.
Reading Time: 1 minute I just had to share this mad up Japanese clip that an ex-colleague shared with me which is supposed to be doing the rounds internally.I am not too sure if this is a PR stunt or not. The main character is called Razor Ramon HG, being Japanese culture he isn’t a straightforward camp comical character … Read morePutting the HOO! in Yahoo!
Reading Time: 2 minutes British designers Terratag have got some new funky threads for all you folks mourning the departure of Burro. Their work draws on a number of influences including anime, manga, technology including giant robots and graffiti. The picture is one of their hooded top designs using a mixture of Kanji script and traditional Japanese imagery with … Read moreKanji Selecta
Reading Time: 1 minute melon candy Originally uploaded by renaissancechambara.