Archive for February 6th, 2011

The origin of Japanese Bento meals are linked to the Chinese and Japanese meaning of convenience. But the convenience meal has also spawned art forms, picture bento (Oekakiban) and character bento (Kyaraban). Fun or artistic pack lunches.

I’m a long standing BAPE fan. The coat, the trainers, the imagery. I get it, I wear it, I like it. But the brand has failed in it’s ambition. A Bathing Ape were the hot Japanese streetwear brand of the 1990’s and early 2000’s. But failed to move on over the last 5 years. They […]