Neighborhood was originally conceived as part of founder Shinsuke Takizawa’s motorcycle enthusiast interests; the lack of motorcycle apparel that was suitably functional and fashionable spurred Takizawa to create his own label.
Neighborhood’s mix of technical expertise, luxury construction standards, and classic utilitarian and subculture aesthetics made the brand a cornerstone of modern streetwear.
So much of modern style is about modularity. A water repellent carrier bag that rolls up into a compact, packable size is something that you could even carry in a different bag while you're not using it. It's a whole system of bags and storage capacity.