TANAKA focus on connecting male and female, past and present, to make everyday life that bit more special. From Japan via New York, TANAKA was conceived in 2017, its first season in spring – summer 2018, ‘I respect any vintage and any age [of clothing that has some roots, some culture. When I design clothing, I take existing great things respectfully, adding or reducing something or twisting it for modern living.’
TANAKA use a weathered processing technique for their 100% cotton denim, achieving a softer, worn feel. Japanese premium selvedge denim in vibrant indigo share space with Gintsugi white. ‘To us, sustainability means creating the timeless clothing that modern people always would like to wear or keep close at hand. Be it any era, design wise, also in terms of quality.’
‘We are most particular about t-shirts that we wear on our bare skin.’ They collaborated with KURABO and for both light, silky and heavier, compact t-shirts made of extra-long staple cotton, knitted together at a factory in Wakayama. Wool pieces like the reversible double face coat, sweater and drawstring easy pant, all blended with cashmere, are made with utility in mind. Watch or wear them, now and most likely for a lifetime.
Make it last x Circulose Jacket
With deadstock Circulose® fabric and local production by Fugeetex, Make it last launches its first product– a timeless jacket reminding of the real luxury of fashion.
The 3 Hottest Brands at Copenhagen Fashion Week
These three brands are shortlisted for the Zalando Sustainability Award.
Amason: ”We send files, emails and animals”
With the release of the first single from their upcoming album (and a virtual release party tonight), Swedish band Amason teams up with adidas and the new, more sustainable Stan Smith. The space of which the iconic shoe enters is one where the love of nature takes center stage. Make it last talks to the band about why they always end up with the animals.
Stan Smith, Forever
Always iconic. Now more sustainable. We’re proudly partnering up with adidas to show you the next generation of sustainable takes on the storied Stan Smith silhouette.