Japanese style label Onitsuka Tiger has tapped style maverick Nick Wooster for a capsule assortment beneath the model’s boutique imprint, titled “The Onituska.” The collaboration, which marks the primary assortment beneath the heritage-inspired label, contains a vary of unique kinds crafted in Japan.
The gathering employs a minimalist design aesthetic, with refined shade inclusions and easy design particulars. Among the many standouts, the vary features a silhouette that mixes a bomber jacket with skirt pants, in addition to 4 new footwear fashions: the WIGURVE, the STUDDED DERBY, the WIGURVE SIDE GORE BOOT and BROGUE CHUKKA.
On the collaboration, Wooster mentioned, “When creating one thing, my strategy is to finish an entire type first. This capsule assortment was constructed by combining a bomber jacket with skirt pants as the bottom. I’ve additionally centered on a minimalist palette, by limiting the colours to white, black, and navy inexperienced, which unifies the kinds. For the footwear, I’ve studied the historical past of Onitsuka Tiger, which began in 1949, and up to date their traditional type with my very own interpretation.”
Wooster entered the trade at Barney’s New York, earlier than serving as the style director at Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman. At present, he acts as an advisor for a number of manufacturers, and his longstanding affect is among the many most distinctive in style.
The gathering is now obtainable to buy on the brand’s website and at Onitsuka Tiger shops in Japan, the U.S., the U.Ok., Italy, China and Singapore. Check out the vary within the gallery above.
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