‘Japanese Style’ Category

  1. Bespoke Tailor Ciccio


    March 12, 2021 by Ville Raivio

  2. Forthediscerningfew’s interview with Yukio Akamine


    February 7, 2020 by Ville Raivio

    February 2012 was marked by FTDF’s Pierre-Antoine Levy and Virgile Mercier meeting with the Humphrey Bogart of Japan, Yukio Akamine. …
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  3. Anatomy of a Kamakura Shirt


    August 9, 2019 by Ville Raivio

    Kamakura is a Japanese shirtmaker founded in 1993 by husband and wife Yoshio and Tamiko Sadasue. They began as a …
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  4. A Tale of Suits in Japanese Context


    June 19, 2019 by Ville Raivio

  5. Bespoke shoemaker Marquess by Shoji Kawaguchi


    April 9, 2019 by Ville Raivio

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