Swatch has now released some info involving the new additions to their Big Bold line of products. This drop will include three new watch designs that have officially released now.
The Swatch x BAPE collaboration puts the spotlight on the Tokyo White Multi Camo, the Tokyo Black Multi Camo and the Tokyo Gray Multi Camo. Each watch features bright and bold colors, off set by the large face that is sure to capture the lighting in any setting.
The watches have “Tokyo” inscribed in the bezel and loops that pay homage to BAPE’s birth city. BAPE’s iconic camo print will also make up the packaging of the watches that surround a hard case box.
The Swatch x BAPE collaborative collection is available now in-stores and online.
In addition to capsules with global flagships like BAPE Hong Kong’s 14th-anniversary range or BAPE New York’s 15th-anniversary lineup, BAPE Thailand throws its hat in the ring of celebratory releases. BAPE Thailand celebrates its fifth anniversary by dropping an exclusive collection for the occasion featuring the iconic camo full-zip hoodie. The brand’sThailand location will feature a camo pattern and a special numeric “๕” Thai symbol.
This BAPE range features a hoodie, shorts, mousepad and a variety of graphic tees. As mentioned above, the full-zip shark hoodie emerges with an updated asymmetrical design. The BAPE star logo is shown on the right half of the piece across the sleeve with the initials “WGM” at the hood and “BAPE STORE BANGKOK” at the hem. In contrast, the left side features the familiar camo print colored in white, blue, gold and red, complimented with an orange tiger tail placed on left side.
A Bathing Ape has just opened its new BAPE Store® COMME des GARÇONS in Shinsaibashi, Osaka. Fashion designer Rei Kawakubo did the interior design intricacies filled with BAPE camo and the very recognizable APE HEAD.
This new store is the first time that a retail space for BAPE will launch at COMME des GARÇONS. As mentioned, the APE HEAD and BAPE camo is seen throughout the store, most notably on the walls and tables. The stores is filled with natural wood furniture and accents, contrasted by hits of greens, browns and yellows.
The BAPE Store COMME des GARÇONS Osaka falls in line with previous BAPE collaborated stores in terms of aesthetics with the frame-like fixtures and curved white walls which is a mainstay of the BAPE branding. The Coach x BAPE collaborative collection can be found in store as well as the newly released “b” collection.
Check out the inside of the BAPE Store COMME des GARÇONS Osaka in the gallery above.
BAPE has a lot in store for us this year and they keep things going with the launch of the new ‘b’ collection for Spring/Summer 2020.
BAPE’s legendary branding is seen throughout the collection featuring zip-up hoodies, pullover sweaters, cardigans, shirts and tees. BAPE is usually known for it’s over-the-top colors and camo patterns but subtly is the overall tone with the ‘b’ collection as neutral hues of oatmeal, grey, white and black are prevalent.
BAPE and Levi’s are collaborating once again on a mix-and-match collection exclusively for Miami for the Spring/Summer 2020 season. This collection will include two versions of the Levi’s Type III Trucker jacket and a co-branded cotton T-shirt.
This innovative collection showcases trucker jackets that can be unzipped in half and reattached to another trucker jacket to create your own unique jacket. There’s also a co-branded white T-shirt with patch embroidery.
The collection will drop exclusively at Levi’s Haus Miami pop-up on March 6.
After releasing a few pictures on Instagram, the BAPE x Coach collaboration is now in full force with actor Michael B. Jordan heading up the campaign modeling one of the signature pieces from the collection, the new co-branded jacket. The partnership sees the two fashion brands incorporate their own unique styles for the collection. The lookbook for this collab was shot in the Ebisu district of Tokyo represented by BAPE and Williamsburg in Brooklyn represented by Coach respectively.
BAPE gives us a look at their Spring/Summer 2020 collection will focus on a pattern that’ssurprisingly not camo with “BAPE FLAME.” Expect the new pattern to show up on clothing as well as accessories which will be releasing this weekend.