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8 Streetwear Brands to Know About In 2019

Best Streetwear Brands in 2019 There's no denying that streetwear has advanced into extravagance design. When held for the skater children and countercultures, it is presently as regular to see a couple of sneakers and a hoodie on the runways of Paris for what it's worth to discover them courtside at a ball game. This design transformation implies you can pick solace and comfort, without settling on style. To enable you to up your road style game, we have gathered together our most loved streetwear brands you have to know. Nike Nike is one of the OG brands credited with the ascent of sneaker culture. Whatever their inclination, all sneakerheads would concur that the swoosh is the most repped and...

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Everything About Japanese Streetwear

What is Japanese Streetwear and How to Wear It?  Konichiwa up guys so like I've been watching a lot of animes I mean Japanese streetwear is really just a unique and overlooked take on fashion is totally not an anime. I'm gonna break it down into three things and they're gonna be tops bottoms and shoes so take off your damn shoes in the house and let's get started. Japanese Streetwear Tops Damn I don't know how people can wear shoes in the house I mean it's so uncomfortable. Whatever, tops as a very grunge and almost post-apocalyptic vibe to the garments obviously you can just say "what, dude just wear Ape (A Bathing Ape) like Ape is Japanese brand" but...

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Where Did A Bathing Ape Streetwear Brand Get Its Name ? Why ?

Famous Streetwear Brand A Bathing Ape and It's Name   A Bathing Ape (ア・ベイジング・エイプ A Beijingu Eipu) (or BAPE) is a Japanese clothing brand founded by Nigo (Tomoaki Nagao) in Ura-Harajuku in 1993.   Origin of the Name  "I was spending my evenings with my friend Shin, when one evening we were watching a TV program called 'Yo!! Rap City', I told Shin that I was going to start a clothing line. Shin suggested we start it together.   They Got Their Name from a Movie We thought more about it and one night we saw a movie called 'Planet of the Apes'. We liked it a lot. So much in fact, the next day we met up and decided to take some inspiration from it: we called our new...

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