BEAMS (Japan) x Pokémon x New Era Pikachu fitted cap collection

BEAMS x Coleman (Japan) 2015 Spring/Summer Collection

Medicom Toy (Japan) x Oakley Frogskins Bearbrick for BEAMS

Longstanding Japanese toy label Medicom Toy outfits its hallmark Bearbrick model with a pair of Oakley’s Frogskins sunglasses for a new release for compatriot retailer BEAMS. The collaboration embodies Oakley’s slick vibe on an equitably smooth translucent Bearbrick, featuring the brand logo on the chest alongside a screen of the silhouette on the toy’s face.

Arriving as a special, limited-edition gift at BEAMS locations in Harajuku, Nagoya, Yokohama and Shibuya, pick up this iteration of the Bearbrick beginning April 17.

SHOES MASTER Vol. 23 (Japan)

Japanese footwear magazine SHOES MASTER is set to release its latest issue, Volume 23, which features the latest topics in sneakers for the 2015 spring/summer season. Inside you can expect to find news covering the latest in sneaker collaborations as well as catalogs of the likes of adidas, New Balance, Reebok, ASICS Tiger and PUMA.

What stood out in particular this past season were the Supreme x Nike collaboration, the adidas Ultra Boost Collective, and the Nike Air Max Zero prototype. Updates on some of the top sneaker shops are also provided, including mita sneakers, BEAMS and UNITED ARROWS. One story announces the upcoming opening of a brand new sneaker boutique at the Isetan Shinjuku Men’s Building in Tokyo. SHOES MASTER launched in spring 2014 and is released biannually at the end of March and the end of September, and it continues to establish itself as one of the world’s leading publications in footwear and sneaker culture.

Watch out for SHOES MASTER Vol. 23 to be released March 30 for approximately $6 USD.

BEAMS 2015 Spring/Summer Lookbook

BEAMS set to open first Southeast Asia location in Bangkok

Japanese retailer BEAMS is set to open its first store in Southeast Asia on March 27 in Bangkok, Thailand. According to the company, “Bangkok’s economic growth and emerging consumer interests make an ideal opportunity for BEAMS to introduce its fashion and lifestyle concepts.”

The new 1,830 square foot space will be located on the first floor of the new EmQuartier mall, and will offer a curated selection of men’s and women’s casual clothing, accessories and footwear. This will be the 14th store outside of Japan, with Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Taipei already home to BEAMS locations.

Stay tuned for more information on the opening.

Star Wars x BEAMS (Japan) x Champion Collection

BEAMS (Japan) At Home book

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Finally! The chance we have all been waiting for. An exclusive look into the lives, spaces and wardrobes of all 130 BEAMS employees in this intimate 430 page volume. Curated for the Japanese department store by Yusuke Osawa of RCKT/ Rocket Company, the BEAMS At Home publication is the ultimate culmination of style and taste. Documenting the people who form the ‘beams’ to the brand’s ethos and commercial presentation.

Marking the company’s first-ever lifestyle publication, the book helps us explore all corners of the globe, from Africa to America in a beautifully documented visual tour. Head on over to BEAMS directly to pick up a copy.

 

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BEAMS (Japan) 2014 Fall/Winter “Walk or Stop” Lookbook

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Japanese fashion mainstay BEAMS has unveiled its 2014 fall/winter lookbook titled “Walk or Stop.”

Showcasing BEAMS’s latest street-ready styles for both sexes, the brand takes to the neighborhoods of Tokyo for its lookbook shoot. Hunting-inspired jackets are paired with trackpants, giletswith smart shirts, providing a mix of formal and retro looks. Elsewhere, fedora hats are matched with voluminous knitwear and skinny jeans, while a selection of baseball caps and beanies present headwear staples for the cooler season.

Check out thelookbook here and keep an eye out for the collection at BEAMS retailers now.

 

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BEAMS (Japan) x Côte&Ciel 2014 Capsule Collection

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Japanese imprint BEAMS has joined forces with French accessories label Côte&Ciel to release a four-piece capsule collection. The offering consists of the Isar rucksack and Spree messenger bag, each available in two polka dotted colorways. The iconic Isar features an integral laptop pocket, interior compression straps and two zippered inner compartments. The spacious and versatile Spree messenger bag features two external pockets, a large zippered internal compartment in addition to a padded pouch designed for laptops.

Priced at ¥32,400 JPY (approximately $300 USD) and ¥24,840 JPY (approximately $230 USD) respectively, the BEAMS x Côte&Ciel Isar rucksack and Spree messenger bag are now available exclusively in Japan at BEAMS stores and at the BEAMS webstore.

 

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