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Unless you’ve been living under the particularly large Japanese rock known as Mount Fuji, you’ll likely have noticed that kimono-style pieces have been breaking through as a menswear trend this season. Along with Japanese streetwear brands such as Wacko Maria including embroidered kimono-infused tops and jackets in SS19 collections, labels such as visvim and Maharishi have been championing kimono-style bomber jackets and coats.

It’s easy to see why — the kimono has a classic but modern appeal that transcends time. The cut is flowy but fashion-forward, especially when made from sophisticated materials or featuring intricate embroideries and bold patterns. And the styles haven’t been going unnoticed by some of the most well-dressed celebrities on our radar, from the late David Bowie all the way up to Kendrick Lamar, who performed at the 2018 Grammys wearing a Craig Green kimono jacket.

Now, for those wanting to add an on-trend touch to their ’fits, we’ve rounded up some of the best kimono-style pieces we’ve come across in recent times, including picks from Japanese labels such as Maharishi, visvim, and Kapital as well as Western brands including Fear of God and Universal Works. What’s more, we have choices for every budget, with options starting at only $79.

Scroll on to discover all of our faves.

Chill Kimono

Blue Blue Japan

$352
Buy at ssense

Pocket Detail Kimono Jacket

Nemen

from $208
Where to shop

Kimono Jacket

Universal Works

$144
Buy at Farfetch

8oz Denim Fishing Kimono Shirt One Wash

Kapital

$564
Buy at haven

Denim Kimono Jacket

FEAR OF GOD

from $716
Where to shop

Jacquard Frayed Hem Kimono Jacket

Needles

$610
Buy at Matchesfashion

Patchwork Bandana-Print Cotton-Blend Shirt

Kapital

$670
Buy at Mr. Porter UK

Haori Gamecock Cotton Kimono

Nipoaloha

$255
Buy at Matchesfashion

Kimono

Cardigans

$79
Buy at Opening Ceremony

Denim Kimono Shirt

Naked & Famous

$113
Buy at ssense

Reversible Flight Kimono

Maharishi

$239
Buy at maharishi

Kimono Shirt

Ziggy Chen

$343
Buy at H. Lorenzo

Kimono Style Shirt

3.1 Phillip Lim

$263
Buy at ssense

Kimono Shirt

Kapital

$655
Buy at H. Lorenzo

Dotera Mil Coat

visvim

$2200
Buy at haven

Kimono Jacket

visvim

$2860
Sold Out at Farfetch

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