HAVEN‘s latest editorial features the warm-weather offerings from two of Japan’s most celebrated OG streetwear labels. Often mentioned in the same breath, the two labels, helmed by Shinsuke Takizawa (NBHD) and Tetsu TET Nishiyama (WTAPS), have long carved out and defined their interest in Americana and military garb, but with a Japanese twist — think double rider jakets, olive drab, rat rods and denim all rolled into one and then rehashed with a high level of detail and Eastern influence — this is what has helped garner a devote following for two names even through tumultuous times.
It is this detail that HAVEN have selected in highlighting for its SS19 editorial. Shown is a range of light outerwear, caps, shorts and shirts — all featuring each of the brands’ signature style cues. Customary details like patchwork construction, embroidery, Japanese iconography are all mixed in with more recent gestures such as tie-dye washes and bold neon colors. Key items include the WTAPS League SS / Shirt. ($306 USD), the NEIGHBORHOOD Mil-Hanten . PW / C-JKT ($1,033 USD), the NEIGHBORHOOD Aloha . Panther / LY-Shirt ($216 USD), and the NEIGHBORHOOD MIL – Souvenir / RC-Shirt ($328 USD).
Have a look at the full editorial above and head on over to HAVEN to shop any pieces that may stand out.
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NEIGHBORHOOD & WTAPS | HAVEN Spring / Summer 2019 Editorial view full feature online now. — Classic silhouettes, military-inspired highlights and bold graphics: NEIGHBORHOOD and WTAPS offer elevated streetwear in their SS19 collections. Patchwork panelling and daring patterns are front and centre, appearing on a series of pieces: outerwear, headwear, shorts and shirts. Essential layering pieces form the basis of these collections. Summer button-down shirts are crafted with lightweight cotton and rayon blends, with both embroidered and printed graphics throughout. T-shirts, both long sleeve and short, are offered in a range of distinct washes. Shorts feature essential storage options with classic fits. Headwear, featured in caps and hats, feature distinct, embroidered graphics and structural stitching. — WWW.HAVENSHOP.COM #HAVENSHOP #HAVEN #Neighborhood #Wtaps
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