To some it’s a functional bit of army surplus that will forever be associated with the original mod scene. To one company in Japan, the fishtail parka is a template for a premium coat – the Nanamica Fishtail Coat.
If you like a little less cloth in your polo, you might be interested in the latest colour options of the Fred Perry Japanese polo shirts.
I quite like Muji. You can occasionally pick up decent stuff for not a lot of money. Indeed, the Japanese retailer is now doing a Harrington jacket.
I know we've featured these before, but we're mentioning the Uniqlo madras check shirts once again for three reasons: 1. They now have all sizes in stock for both long and short-sleeve styles.2. It's warm, making these shirts ideal for the weather.3. They're discounted even more. Take your pick from […]
We suspect you'll have to be nimble on our fingers when tickets come out, as the Japan Disaster Benefit in aid of the British Red Cross Japan Tsunami Appeal gig (to give it its full name) looks like being one of the hottest tickets in town. But more than that, […]
Some of you might be aware of the Ivy illustrated books, superb pocket guides to the ivy league look that came out of Japan some years back. They went quickly and are now very collectable. Which is why we think these Gakken Mook Fashion Text Series books should be snapped […]
Here's something for the 'how much?' brigade when they make it the UK in small numbers. I'm talking about the Clarks x Loopwheeler desert boots. It's the classic Clarks desert boot with a makeover – the suede upper being mixed with a Japanese knitted fabric made on a machine called […]
Ignore the price, you were never going to buy one anyway. But admire the sheer pointlessness of the work put into creating the Real McCoys M-1951 parka. Out of Japan of course. Well, it just has to be. The company has reproduced the thick fabric used in 1951 to produce […]