We took the plunge and set out to create our very first anime-inspired hoodie. It had its inaugural launch at Anime Expo. The reception was far more positive than we anticipated. We're in the middle of trying to get it ready for its online launch. Hope to get things ready in a month at the latest.
We tried something new. We thought we explore the idea of collaborating with another brand known for making really cool bags. This collab is hopefully an experiment that might be a reflection of what's to come in the future.That said when you get the chance to check out our collab on an anime-inspired backpack with EquilibriumUSG.
"Covering an image with ornament is like turning it to gold, or setting it to music; it glorifies it, revealing the inner nature of the subject on its visible surface. The result is enchanting yet mysterious, for it is a revelation of something originally invisible, like a scent, a mood, or an ideology. Ornament is a metaphor, an essential element of poetry." Allison Stanley's web-page (www.allisonstanleyart.com) opens with this description of her unique style. In many ways, the quote is very similar to her art; beautiful, poetic, mysterious. I first met Allison in the artist alley of Anime Expo 2014...