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Wacko Maria for some time now, having seen impressive offerings from Wacko Maria in recent seasons, here is a look at another great military-inspired piece from the Japanese label. Ultilizing the popular M65 jacket silhouette, adding their own unique music-inspired detaillings, using the “Carrib Soul” (Carribean Soul) slogan this time embroidered on the back. An elastic band as been used on the inside construction of the jacket to achieve a slimmer fitting cut, attention to detail that is again proof of why this is one
Deluxe Japan have once again put out an impressive range collection this season for their Spring/Summer 09 collection, including the usual shirts and sweaters to leather goods and jewelry pieces, also a notable piece being a collaborative item with Russell Moccasins on a boat shoe. Whose tradition quality footwear roots stems back over 100 years to 1898, dedicating its talents toward providing hunters and outdoors men and women with fine handmade, custom fitted moccasin style boots and shoes
Jun Takahashi of Undercover has long been known for his unorthodox artisan approach to design, appreciating the craftsmanship of things hand made over the mass produced, evident from the numerous one-off projects to his doll making exhibitions. Here is again a prime example of such unique philosophy; a series of hand-made leather jackets created in collaboration with Sell Out, a label founded by Takahashi’s