nanamica Takes on Khakis For Spring/Summer 2018

Mixing understated design with technical fabrics.


By //Fashion

After releasing its “Heavy Duty Ivy” collection for Fall/Winter 2017, legendary Japanese label nanamica has now revealed its khaki-themed Spring/Summer 2018 line. This seasonal release aims to take the khaki aesthetic — which is normally associated with military and outdoors aesthetics — and reinterpret it for an “ocean scene.” To do this, the brand has mixed “minimal design with maximum functionality.”

Aside from the khaki pieces, the Spring/Summer 2018 drop also features a range of other colors, with basics such as beige, navy and black sitting alongside pops of orange, yellow and blue. This collection also sees the brand mix natural and technical synthetic materials, as well as different shades and textures, throughout.

Some of these technical materials include GORE-TEX, which is used on a cruiser jacket and a half-coat, and PERTEX, which was originally designed for sleeping-bags. Other key pieces from the brand include the “Soutien Collar Coat” which comes in a durable water-repellant polyester taffeta and the “Indigo Weather Series” which features a coach jacket, anorak and cropped pants.

There’s no news yet on when the collection is set to arrive at retailers, but keep checking back for more news. As well as finalizing the Spring/Summer 2018 collection, nanamica also recently took part in Garbstore’s “Our Hands” auction.

Read Full Article
NanamicaEiichiro HommaLookbooks

You may also like

Uniqlo U Takes Inspiration From Nature for Spring/Summer 2018
Fashion

Uniqlo U Takes Inspiration From Nature for Spring/Summer 2018

More upgraded basics from the Lemaire-designed line.
12,983 Hypes 0 Comments
Balenciaga Takes a Nostalgia Trip for Spring/Summer 2018 Campaign
Fashion

Balenciaga Takes a Nostalgia Trip for Spring/Summer 2018 Campaign

Demna Gvasalia goes beyond retro.
8,778 Hypes 0 Comments
NAME. Spring/Summer 2018 Takes Maximalism to New Heights
Fashion

NAME. Spring/Summer 2018 Takes Maximalism to New Heights

Bold colors, big silhouettes and
3,457 Hypes 0 Comments
The-sirius Takes You on a Ride to Its Futuristic Spring/Summer 2018 Collection
Fashion

The-sirius Takes You on a Ride to Its Futuristic Spring/Summer 2018 Collection

Not for those who are having summer withdrawals.
1,536 Hypes 0 Comments
Qasimi Presents Nostalgia-Infused Editorial for Spring/Summer 2018 Collection
Fashion 

Qasimi Presents Nostalgia-Infused Editorial for Spring/Summer 2018 Collection

Moody images from the cross-cultural label.
2,016 Hypes 1 Comments


What to Read Next

Nike Gives the Air Max 97 a "Bordeaux" Makeover
Footwear

Nike Gives the Air Max 97 a "Bordeaux" Makeover

Dropping this month.
5,938 Hypes 0 Comments

B SLASH B Strips Things Back for Spring/Summer 2018
Fashion

B SLASH B Strips Things Back for Spring/Summer 2018

Minimal upgrades for maximum impact.
1,222 Hypes 0 Comments

J.W.Anderson Recruits Joanna Wason and Anne Low for Homeware Capsules
Design

J.W.Anderson Recruits Joanna Wason and Anne Low for Homeware Capsules

Featuring ceramics and textiles.
1,578 Hypes 0 Comments


AMI Releases First Drop of Spring/Summer 2018 Collection
Fashion

AMI Releases First Drop of Spring/Summer 2018 Collection

Refine the cornerstones of your wardrobe.
2,594 Hypes 0 Comments

Latest Nike Kryie 3 "Green Camo" PE Honors Best Buddies
Footwear

Latest Nike Kryie 3 "Green Camo" PE Honors Best Buddies

An organization that works with people with intellectual disabilities.
1,262 Hypes 0 Comments

LeBron James Previews Tracks off Big Sean & Metro Boomin's 'Double or Nothing'
Music

LeBron James Previews Tracks off Big Sean & Metro Boomin's 'Double or Nothing'

Before its Friday drop.
2,487 Hypes 0 Comments

More ▾