A BATHING APE® and COMME des GARCONS to Release Second Exclusive Collection

20.July.2020 | FASHION

A BATHING APE® and COMME des GARCONS have joined hands once again to release a new collection which will be exclusive to BAPE STORE® COMME des GARCONS Osaka from July 23, 2020.

After the opening of the new BAPE STORE® COMME des GARCONS Osaka store and the relocation and revamp of COMME des GARCONS Osaka in April this year, followed by the successful first collaboration between the two brands last month, BAPE STORE® COMME des GARCONS Osaka is announcing an exclusive new limited collection.

 

Motifs of the two brands were incorporated into the first collection to create the COMME des GARCONS CAMO.

This time around, designs have been made simpler and chic, with the familiar APE HEAD and COMME des GARCONS branded on the line-up which includes a T-shirt, long-sleeve striped T-shirt, and a zip-up hoodie.

The simple designs make this collection versatile and therefore makes each item enjoyable for pretty much any occasion. Like the first collaboration, the labels have been custom made too, lending a premium feel to the collection.。

 

This is a collection not to be missed, forged by the minds of A BATHING APE® and COMME des GARCONS.

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    Photography Location: BAPE KIDS® Harajuku
    Date: Saturday November 19th, 2016
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