Nepenthes

NEPENTHES is a Japanese fashion brand, founded by Keizo Shimizu, in 1988. The collective began to create its own fashion labels with Daiki Suzuki’s cult brand Engineered Garments, with his direction, NEPENTHES has been manifested in brands Needles, South2 West8, and Sonic Labs. While collaborating with other brands such as Vans and Brain Dead.

Vans and NEEDLES Reunite for Asymmetrical Animal Print Slip-Ons
Footwear

Vans and NEEDLES Reunite for Asymmetrical Animal Print Slip-Ons

Detailed with metallic hardware.

There's More to Tabi Shoes Than Maison Margiela
Footwear 

There's More to Tabi Shoes Than Maison Margiela

The traditional Japanese style has found its way into sneakers and sandals. Here are our favorites.

NBA's 76ers and Lapstone and Hammer Join NEEDLES for Asymmetrical Tracksuit
Fashion

NBA's 76ers and Lapstone and Hammer Join NEEDLES for Asymmetrical Tracksuit

Modeled by Allen Iverson himself.

Nepenthes Joins Suicoke for Finley Textured "RAC" Pack
Footwear

Nepenthes Joins Suicoke for Finley Textured "RAC" Pack

Boasting an adjustable open-heel design.

South2 West8 Drops Three-Layer Waterproof River Trek Vest and Jacket
Fashion

South2 West8 Drops Three-Layer Waterproof River Trek Vest and Jacket

Featuring three color variations of “S2W8 CAMO.”

NEPENTHES Drops Vibrant Short Sleeve Button-Ups for SS20
Fashion

NEPENTHES Drops Vibrant Short Sleeve Button-Ups for SS20

Key highlights from NEEDLES and Engineered Garments.

South2 West8 Drops Handmade Tie-Dye Landing Nets
Design

South2 West8 Drops Handmade Tie-Dye Landing Nets

Meticulously crafted by artisans.

NEPENTHES and Suicoke Team up for Purple Label Sandals
Footwear

NEPENTHES and Suicoke Team up for Purple Label Sandals

Premium summer-ready slides.

NEPENTHES New York Launches First-Ever Web Store
Fashion

NEPENTHES New York Launches First-Ever Web Store

Shop NEEDLES, Engineered Garments and more from the comfort of your own home.

Nepenthes Brings Video Editorial to Streets of Tokyo for SS20
Fashion

Nepenthes Brings Video Editorial to Streets of Tokyo for SS20

Starring Japanese actor Ken Mitsuishi.

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