4/7/22 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FASHION: Y’s by Yohji Yamamoto Releases Y’s 1972 50th-Anniversary Collection

Yohji Yamamoto’s Y’s label has released its new Y’s 1972 Collection in commemoration of the brand’s 50th-anniversary.Founded in 1972, Y’s was the first brand that the avant-garde Japanese designer started before other labels under his name emerged such as Y-3, Ground Y and his eponymous Yohji Yamamoto brand. Continue reading

2/8/19 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION: Y-3 Hayworth “adidas” Rivalry Hi

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr

The adidas y-3 Hayworth, this silhouette adds Yohji Yamamoto’s signature luxurious aesthetic into the fold by way of am over-tumbled leather construction, exposed stitching, and Y-3 branding scattered throughout. Continue reading

4/16/18 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION: Yohji Yamamoto’s Ground Y Debuts ‘Ghost in the Shell’ Collaboration

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr

One of  Yohji Yamamoto’s Japan-only lines, Ground Y offers more affordable prices and accessible designs than the designer’s mainline collections, while retaining the quality the designer is known for. To kick off its Spring/Summer 2018 release, the line is teaming with Ghost In The Shell for a range of collaborative gear. Continue reading

4/16/16 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY- ANYTHING GOES: spring/summer 16 Y-3 Combining Fashion and Function

It is Saturdayy-3-sport-0

For spring/summer 16 Y-3 launch their first dedicated sportswear collection. This exciting new approach to combining fashion and function bring a sophisticated new refinement to urbanwear. The collection may have its roots in Yohji Yamamoto’s Japanese heritage, but smacks of the energy and attitude of the mean streets of New York City. Congratulations to adidas and Yamamoto for a collection that culminates the 15-year collaboration. Continue reading