Mountain Research’s output may be meticulously crafted and unfailingly chic, but designer Setsumasa Kobayashi isn’t necessarily connected to the worlds of traditional fashion or hype driven streetwear. As to be expected from a brand whose biannual collections are conceived of in a literal mountain retreat, practical functionality is always the foremost priority for Kobayashi and Mountain Research.
Cotton TEE with a line drawing illustration of "CANOE" announced as Mountain man (s) figure series # 3. A figure in which four mountain man (s) continue their journey in a canoe under the demon director Soro. The characters of each of the four people (or rather, their personalities in terms of settings) stand out here as well, and they are just smiling.