If you happen to’ve attended any events sponsored by the Artwork Deco Society of California, you know that dressing up in deco model is a part of the enjoyable, and a preservation activity in its own right. Immediately recognizable thanks to its blacked-out exterior and distinctive ‘The Filth And The Fury’ neon lights in the window, NEIGHBORHOOD’s Harajuku flagship is every little thing you’d count on from the enduring Japanese streetwear model; dark, dingy, moody and very rock ‘n’ roll. Decked out to seem like a typical biker gang hang-out, the store presents Shinsuke Takizawa’s iconic model in its natural atmosphere, stocking the total NEIGHBORHOOD assortment as well as the brand’s ‘One Third’ children’ line and ‘SVG’ or ‘Savage Archives’, a celebration of NEIGHBORHOOD’s most extreme designs all through the years.
It is a distinctive retailer. I can guarantee you will never find a store this particular. Antoine & Lili was born in 1994 in Montmartre: a bunch of buddies used to gather at a workshop, carry and share tales and objects from their trips (from India, Africa, and South America), they used to create their very own garments. As time went by, a need to share their experiences and creations to the world grew bigger and in 1998, the shops have been opened. And though it already has been some years, their distinctive style remain, their creations are the most colorful and original you’ll ever see.
Since my jacket and costume have been more minimalist, I made a decision … Read More