• Yohji Yamamoto's Latest New Era Capsule Is Graced by Yuuka Asakura's Edgy Illustrations

    10 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Legendary designer Yohji Yamamoto has enlisted the artistic aid of painter Yuuka Asakura for years, gracing his flowing garments with her elegant abstract swirls and scratchy illustrations for years. Now, the Japanese designer has brought Asakura along for his ongoing New Era partnership, emblazoning some of her latest work atop a series of casual summer staples, including hats, shirts and bags. Accompanied by artwork utilized for runway show invitations and Yamamoto's signature - a frequent accent on his New Era releases - the graphics are primarily informed by Asakura's paint daubs and...
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