David Colman writes a piece up for NYT on the trend of “Americana” in Japan making it’s way back to – where else – the USA. “Lately the trend has taken on a new dimension, via the Internet, with a resurgence of interest in once obscure American brands. Alongside the familiar L. L. Bean duck boots, Brooks Brothers shirts and Ray-Ban Wayfarers…As fashion moments go, this is as all-American as it gets, right? Actually, no.”
Read the full story at The New York Times.