Japanese Shoes: Bespoke & RTW Super Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by nutcracker, Apr 4, 2013.

  1. wristandfeet

    wristandfeet Senior member

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    Thanks a lot for sharing this! Would you happen to know if Yoheis RTW will eventually come to the US? And if so, which retailer has close ties with him?

    Thank you!
     


  2. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Senior member

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    @gdl203 Wish it was nmwa
     


  3. gdl203

    gdl203 Affiliate Vendor Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    No thanks! The retailer who decides to stock $2k+ RTW shoes in full size runs in this retail environment needs to get a full brain scan (or an excellent bankruptcy lawyer)
     


  4. ericgereghty

    ericgereghty Senior member

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    Seriously. Noticed Fukuda RTW on an unnamed site, and hightailed outta there just about as fast as I could.
     


  5. gdl203

    gdl203 Affiliate Vendor Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    I mean, the shoes are amazing but, at that price, it is better as a MTO product. What retailer can immobilize that much capital in an inventory of niche Japanese high-end shoes?
     


  6. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Senior member

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    What's the pricing? I thought you could do it.
     


  7. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Senior member

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    What is the retail environment like currently Greg? I don't know as I am not a retailer...
     


  8. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Senior member

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    Where stocks these shoes rtw?
     


  9. j ingevaldsson

    j ingevaldsson Senior member

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    The new Swedish based webshop The Sabot sell Yohei Fukuda's RTW, and ship worldwide. They now take pre-orders, from september they will have a small stock as well. I know one other retailer is planned, apart from himself selling them in Japan.
     


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