Undercover Rebel Bear Sneakers

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Apr 3, 2009
New from Jun Takahashi’s label Undercover comes these Rebel Bear sneakers. Coming in several colorways, the sneakers features a bear patterned canvas upper. Available now at the Undercover Hong Kong shop.

Interview with Jun Takahashi by Diane Pernet

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Mar 10, 2009
Diane Pernet recently sat down with famed Japanese designer Jun Takahashi to talk about his first mens show and exhibition at Pitti Uomo 76 in Florence. Jun also touched upon his new body temperature moderating textile, live doll making and Under...

Undercover 2009 Spring/Summer “Neoboy & Poptones” Sneakers

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Feb 5, 2009
Keeping in tune with his Spring/Summer campaign entitled “Neoboy & Poptones”, Jun Takahashi presents a new canvas sneaker with subtle detailing to go along with those muted themes. Following the mold of previous releases, the sne...

Dover Street Market x NOWHERE Grand Opening

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 17, 2009
Transported from its original days in the 90s, NOWHERE represented an early base of operations and retail point for what would become two of Japan’s most recognizable figures and integral parts of the Ura-Hara movement. Re-opening in London...

NOWHERE Items at Dover Street Market by Nigo & Jun Takahashi

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 13, 2009
The joint effort of NIGO (A Bathing Ape) and Jun Takahashi (Undercover) will see an opening at London’s Dover Street Market this coming Saturday. Resurrecting the NOWHERE name, both friends and collaborators will open up a pop-up shop in ce...

Undercover “The Sound and the Fury” Hiroshima with Jun Takahashi Video

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 5, 2009
At Undercover’s December 7th “The Sound and the Fury” gathering in Hiroshima, Undercover founder Jun Takahashi put on an exhibition regarding his penchant for doll making in this video. Accompanied by live music, we experience T...

NOWHERE Opening at Dover Street Market

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Dec 10, 2008
Originally conceived during their early years in the business, friends and collaborators NIGO (A Bathing Ape) and Jun Takahashi (Undercover) opened up their retail space NOWHERE. The storefront became a place for NIGO to sell his picks of US vint...

Under Cover x fragment design x Nike

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Nov 28, 2008
Another meeting of Japan’s fashion elite with Nike, we are given a preview into an upcoming collaborative effort between Under Cover and fragment design. Seen on a new (or rarely seen) model, the sneaker features a thick sole with a style a...

Bounty Hunter 13th Anniversary Collection

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Oct 31, 2008
In celebration of their 13th anniversary, one of Japan’s original designer toy and punk-inspired brands Bounty Hunter celebrate in fine style along with two fellow high-profile Japanese brands, Under Cover and Hysteric Glamour. With his tra...

Last Orgy 2

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 30, 2008
On the heels of an article regarding John Jay & Hiroki Nakamura comes some old school footage regarding the Harajuku movement as created and shaped by some of the biggest names to come out of Japan’s fashion industry. Last Orgy2 repr...

Undercover 2008 SS “Summer Madness” Collection

Comments ⋅ Nov 30, -0001
This Saturday, Undercover will start releasing their ’08 Spring/Summer collection which is called “Summer Madness”. The collection will be sold at the Undercover store in Aoyama as well as the Isetan department store on the 26th...

Undercover Free Burma T-shirt

Comments ⋅ Nov 30, -0001
The latter half of 2007 produced some extraordinary sights in Burma as tens of thousands of Buddhist monks protested against the actions of the government. Thousands of monks would become detained while others would succumb at the hands of milita...

AFFA x Fenom Denim

Comments ⋅ Nov 30, -0001
The brand AFFA brand created by Hiroshi Fujiwara and Jun Takahashi recently created a co-branded pair of denim with Fenom. While some instances of Fenom denim features the Fragment double lightning bolt logo, this one is replaced by that of the A...

AFFA AF7A10 Hoody

Comments ⋅ Nov 30, -0001
AFFA (Anarchy Forever Forever Anarchy) is the brainchild of Fragment Design’s Hiroshi Fujiwara and Undercover’s Jun Takahashi. They recently released this AF7A10 UA hoody. Constructed of Angora wool, the use of this material ensures a...

AFFA Button-Up & Raglan Shirt

Comments ⋅ Nov 30, -0001
AFFA (Anarchy Forever Forever Anarchy) was originally conceived in 1994 by the two Japanese heavyweights, Hiroshi Fujiwara (of Fragment Design) and Jun Takahasi (of Undercover). Each AFFA release is often quite secretive and created in extremely lo...