For more than 25 years Undercover, led by founder and head designer Jun Takahashi, has occupied a peculiar position on the fashion landscape. The Tokyo label is founded on the playful mocking of both high fashion and streetwear’s norms, an approach encapsulated in their “We make noise not clothes” motto.
Each and every season, Jun Takahashi’s collections are keenly awaited for their high-concept foundations, theatrical runway shows, and high-profile pop-culture collaborations. This latest collection, entitled ‘Fallen Man’ interprets Akira Kurosawa’s 1957 adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth set in feudal Japan, Throne of Blood. This collection, for all of its conceptual intricacies and avant-garde touches, reportedly only took Takahashi 2 weeks to design.
The Throne of Blood Reversible Bomber Jacket in black is undoubtedly the marquee piece for the ‘Fallen Man’ collection. This fully-reversible jacket is replete with details inspired by Throne of Blood and other seasonal graphic elements. One side features the seasonal centipede motif embroidered on the chest, woven Samurai patch on one arm and a large photographic print on the back. The reverse side features large Undercover Jun Takahashi branding across the back. Other features include two slant pockets, with zip closure on one side and snap fastening on the reverse; zip pocket on the left arm of one side; and ribbed cuffs, bottom hem & neckline.
Made in Japan from 100% polyester.
Model is 187cm and wears size L/4.
Style Number: UCZ4201-3.
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