This is a story about the legendary streetwear brand BAPE. Individuals in the streetwear culture believe in its hay day it was one of the most influential streetwear brands. Nigo the founder of the brand is by now an Icon but he also made a lot of mistakes that cost him his brand.Bape went from the most hyped to bankrupt really quick. Continue reading
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5/3/22 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FASHION: KENZO Unveils Final Limited-Edition SS22 Collection By NIGO
KENZO has officially released the fourth and final limited-edition drop by NIGO for the Spring/Summer 2022 season.The fourth and final drop is a poppy-adorned collection by the artistic director. Continue reading
1/31/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Nigo – Arya ft. A$AP Rocky
Rakim Athelaston Mayers known professionally as ASAP Rocky is an Hip Hop artist and record producer from Harlem,Manhattan. He is a member of the Hip Hop collective A$AP Mob. Continue reading
1/24/22 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FASHION SHOW:Kenzo | Fall/Winter 2022-2023 Fashion Show
NIGO recently made his debut for KENZO with the French luxury fashion house’s Fall/Winter 2022 Women’s and Men’s collection.Serving as the first Japanese designer to front the house since its founder Kenzo Takada, the streetwear legend delivered a Real To Wear expression that blends KENZO’s heritage with contemporary codes. Continue reading
8/28/20 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FASHION: Louis Vuitton and NIGO Announce Second LV²
By Adewale Adekanbi Jr
Louis Vuitton has announced the second drop in their LV² series, a collaborative effort between Louis Vuitton creative director Virgil Abloh and legendary Japanese streetwear designer NIGO. The newest Louis Vuitton LV² Pre-Fall 2020 drop launches on August 28th at Louis Vuitton’s webstore and physical locations worldwide.
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7/10/19 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FASHION: HUMAN MADE Reinvents NIGO’s Uniform Fall/Winter 19
By Adewale Adekanbi Jr
HUMAN MADE reinvents Nigo’s uniform for Fall/Winter 19. Along with a new Solar Hu Glide sneaker collaboration. Nigo’s HUMAN MADE imprint stays the course for Fall/Winter 2019, introducing an array of workwear-indebted items that neatly mirror the designer’s personal style. Continue reading
4/18/17 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION: HUMAN MADE® Pays Homage To The Beatles With New Capsule
NIGO’s HUMAN MADE® looks back at the hey-day of Liverpool with a capsule collection devoted to The Beatles, comprised of graphic T-shirts and sweatshirts. Continue reading
4/25/16 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION: KAWS and NIGO’s UT Collection Is the Resurrection of Original Fake We Deserve
By Adewale Adekanbi Jr.
NIGO, designer for HUMAN MADE and creative director of Uniqlo’s LifeWear UT division, has linked up with legendary artist KAWS for the exclusive collaborative series. The collection, which showcases the best of KAWS’ “Companion” character, is a visual and aesthetic throwback to the time of OriginalFake. The concept of Tokyo-meets-Brooklyn combines art and fashion while bridging functionality and versatility. Continue reading
1/4/15 O&A NYC With WaleStylez- Fashion: Human Made Releases Spring/Summer 2016 Lookbook Featuring Nigo
By Adewale Adekanbi
Nigo presents the latest collection of his brand Human Made and once again decided to also step in front of the camera to model it. The heavily vintage Americana inspired line continues on its patch and stays true to its very clear direction. Continue reading