In a personal note today, NIGO, the founder of Japanese streetwear brand A Bathing Ape aka Bape, announces his departure from the brand. In February 2011 news came out that NIGO had sold 90% of the Bape brand to Hong… NIGO Announces His Definitive Departure from Bape is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
Following the success of their recent collaborations with Pendleton, Benny Gold, Ebbets Field Flannels, and BTNC, JanSport partners with A Bathing Ape‘s AAPE line for a capsule collection of classic bag silhouettes. Taking most of it’s...Show More Summary
For the 20th anniversary of NOWHERE and A Bathing Ape, the brand teamed up with 20 international creatives. Together they produced each one collaborative t-shirt and the matching canvas print. Next to NIGO, the brand teamed up with Pharrell Williams,… NOWHERE/A Bathing Ape 20th Anniversary Exhibition Recap is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
Known for their oversized and bold iPhone cases, Candies has teamed up with A Bathing Ape and presents the “Bape Head” iPhone 5 case. The iPhone is wrapped in the full iconic Bape head in its original colorway. It is… A Bathing Ape x Candies “Bape Head” iPhone 5 Case is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
After presenting a teaser of the 20th Anniversary Nowhere/A BATHING APE collection, we’re now able to take a first look at each piece featuring pieces done in collaboration with Kanye West and Pharrell among many others. In total, 20...Show More Summary
In the latest Mook, Bape presents its latest watch model, the BAPEX Type 15. Inspired by the Rolex Milgauss, the metal watch comes with Roman numbering and an orange hand, featuring the STA star accent. Priced at appriximately $430 USD,… A Bathing Ape BAPEX Type 15 is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
Bape released this week its new Summer 2013 Mook magazine, which highlights its upcoming collection for Summer 2013. We first take a look at the new line-up from Mr. BATHING APE, the more mature line to come from the Bape… Mr. BATHING APE Summer 2013 Lookbook is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
As we get close to the 20th anniversary celebration of A Bathing Ape, honeyee has released the first part of a feature series, including interviews with some of the people that worked a lot with Bape over the last two… Sk8thing, Poggy, Masamichi Katayama & Masaaki Homma Talk About Their History with Bape is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
For Spring/Summer 2013, Island Slipper teams up with industry friend A Bathing Ape to release the ABC THONG sandal. Adorned with A Bathing Ape’s military-inspired camo print, the ABC THONG sandal comes complete with an EVA sole for a comfortable… A Bathing Ape x Island Slipper ABC THONG Sandal is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
In 1993 NIGO opened the doors of his first retail store, Nowhere, in the back streets of Harajuku and started Bape along the way. On 1st of April 2013, the brand and store celebrate their 20th anniversary. As you can… Nowhere/A Bathing Ape Announces 20th Anniversary Collaborations with Kanye West, Pharrell, Futura & Others is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
This weekend A Bathing Ape released some new items from its Spring/Summer 2013 Collection. Among the drop you could also find the new Mountain Boots. Coming in black and brown leather options, as well as beige suede, the boots are… Bape Spring/Summer 2013 Mountain Boots is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
A Bathing Ape presents its new Indigo Capsule Collection for Spring/Summer 2013. Concentrating on denim and indigo washes, the collection includes jeans, jeans jackets, t-shirts, shirts, as well as the iconic Shark Hoodie. Furthermore the brand worked with Porter on… Bape Indigo Spring/Summer 2013 Capsule Collection is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
Japanese magazine GRIND has produced an editorial with the new Bape Spring/Summer 2013 Collection for its latest issue. Once again one can clearly see what a big role styling place. You might think that A Bathing Ape is a brand… Bape Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Editorial by GRIND Magazine is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
Japanese clothing company A Bathing Ape has extended it’s lifestyle section by introducing this Ape head door stopper to it’s collection. Utilising the iconic logo, the door stopper has been cut from flexible rubber on a slant angle and measures… Bape Ape Head Door Stopper is a post by Maude Churchill on Highsnobiety.
A Bathing Ape has teamed up with Kangol as part of its Spring/Summer 2013 Collection. This week they released the iconic Kangol Bermuda hat in two colorways. Keeping thing classic, the hat comes with the Bape logo embroidered at the… Bape x Kangol Spring/Summer 2013 Bermuda Hats is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
A Bathing Ape’s younger brand AAPE by A Bathing Ape has collaborated for the second time with DC Shoes. For Spring 2013 they worked on the Radar Slim mid top sneaker. They used their camouflage pattern on most of the… AAPE by A BATHING APE x DC Shoes Radar Slim Camo is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
Japanese designer Nigo of Human Made (and A Bathing Ape) has created a 10-piece capsule collection that is all inspired by vintage Coca-Cola artwork and authentic Coke vendor workwear from the 1800s. The capsule collection was created with the support… Coca-Cola x Human Made by BEAMS Collection, Designed by Nigo is a post by Pete Williams on Highsnobiety.
With Valentine’s Day appraoching, A BATHING APE releases this special limited edition pack for the holiday. The t-shirt features a total black-and-white two-color selection, coupled with heart-shaped eyes and a red ape head bringing out the Valentine’s Day mood. The… A BATHING APE ‘Valentine’s Day’ Pack is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
Mr. Bathing Ape, BAPE‘s sophisticated line, releases the MR ABC UMBRELLA for the upcoming Spring season. Partnering with London Undercover, the luxury umbrella-maker, the MR APC UMBRELLA features a polyester canopy equipped with BAPE’s iconic APE CAMO as well as a wood shaft… Mr. Bathing Ape x London Undercover MR ABC UMBRELLA is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
To aid in kicking off their collaborations for 2013, BAPE teams up with Snugpak, a listed mill in the UK that specializes in high-quality insulated goods; more specifically, sleeping bags and other camping gear. Both the vest and the hooded… A Bathing Ape x Snugpak Airpak Vest & Snorkel Jacket is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.