A kimono and business shirt collaborative clothing, “Furusode Y-shirt” is now on sale.

02.September.2017 | FASHION

 “Village Vanguard Online” is now selling “Furisode Y-shirt” a collaborative kimono / business shirt piece of clothing.

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The product was produced by CAMPFIRE and is an item that can only be bought at Village Vanguard Online which re-creates the illustration depicted by the popular illustrator, Shun Akagi.

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The model of this item is Idol College’s Haruna Sato.

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〈A comment by Shun Akagi〉

I often depict illustrations that contain the design of ethnic costumes such as Japanese clothes and China dresses.

I depicted this illustration because I wanted to mix the taste of Western style clothes and Japanese style clothes.

These days there are not so many opportunities to wear Japanese clothes. But I hope everybody will enjoy wearing Japanese clothes with a casual feeling in the future.

 

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Enjoy this piece of clothing which is a collaboration between Japanese kimono and a Western-styled shirt.

 

■Information

Furisode Y-shirt

Price:12,500 yen (tax included)

Available web site

https://vvstore.jp/i/vv_000000000141066/?utm_source=press

The item will be sold from mid October, 2017.

 

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    Shinseido: http://www.shiseidogroup.jp/?rt_pr=trb50Yumiko Kamada (Top Hair & Make-Up Artist at Shinseido)
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    Super Norimaki Towel
    https://vvstore.jp/feature/detail/3841/?utm_source=press

     

    Village Vanguard Online
    http://vvstore.jp/?utm_source=press

     

    Super Norimaki Towel (Thick Roll)

    Price: ¥918 (Tax-Included)

     

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    Price: ¥918 (Tax-Included)

     

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