View Full Version : Osaka Streetwear in 8 minutes

The Locust
11-14-2006, 11:30 PM
I was bored today before Bape opened so I made a video of the stores around here that you'd all be interested in.

This is Bounty Hunter (left) and Neighborhood, walking South towards Apee. Daily Yamazaki on your right, where everyone gets drinks after they queue for Bape.

This is Bounty Hunter and Neighborhood walking North towards Bape. On the left you'll see Revolver (very secretive store), Hysteric Glamour (the most intricate store design I've ever seen), and And A (female favored clothing and art store, awesome "all red" store front is extremely eye-catching).

This is starting from the intersection of Bape and Orange St, walking further North towards the interesection of Orange and some street I always forget the name for. You'll bypass X-Large on your right (with the cute employee rocking the purple/green Mad Hectic Full-print hoodie)

This is from the beginning of Orange St and anonymous St walking West, ending at Invisible Store (Futura Laboratories/Maharishi retailer). You'll bypass ABC Mart (GR Nikes and tons more sneaker shop), Evisu Light, Mash/Up (Misc. hip-hop fashion), Supreme, Recon/Masterpiece/Hectic, cute girl rockin crazy multicolor shoes (no pervert), and finishing at Invisible Store.


11-14-2006, 11:37 PM
Pretty dope...looked like you almost got clipped by a bike in one video lol.

The Locust
11-14-2006, 11:39 PM
Yeah those fuckers are crazy. That van scared the shit outta me too (in the 3rd vid as I approached the intersection)

11-14-2006, 11:43 PM
lol I noticed that too...people riding around with wreckless abandon

11-15-2006, 12:16 AM
OMG. The streets are freaking clean. Are all the urban streets around the shopping areas this freaking clean?

11-15-2006, 12:31 AM
america sucks lol not really but the streets aren't clean lol

nice vids, the closest ill get seeing japan without photos

well atleast not until one year:D

11-15-2006, 12:33 AM
WOW You almost got killed a few times there. That truck was close as hell and I thought I heard gun-shots(3rd vid)

11-15-2006, 12:50 AM
how come you aren't narrating the vids???? haha jk. awesome vids loc, makes me miss tokyo, which was basically the coolest city i've ever been to. i need to go back soon. it seemed like the girl in the last vid fixed her shirt at the end cuz she knew you were taping her haha. and yeah the streets in japan are really really clean just about everywhere.

11-15-2006, 08:12 AM
looks incredible, thanks for the broadcast -=D

Psi Kappa
11-15-2006, 12:16 PM
nice videos

11-15-2006, 01:07 PM
nice videos, why were u walkin in the street tho? were u on a skateboard? lol

11-15-2006, 01:32 PM
dope vids loc!!

11-15-2006, 01:40 PM
^^lol, true

it sounded like he was on a horse rofl

11-15-2006, 02:56 PM
thanks for those videos, once again, it's like a little trip

soiled simian
11-15-2006, 03:35 PM
great videos, dude. it seems like its really quiet over there. or is it just the time of day?

11-15-2006, 06:08 PM
Great stuff for people who have never traveled to these places. I've only been to BWS NYC but all of the Bape stores seem to be in fairly clean similar SOHO looking areas. Thanks again!

The Locust
11-15-2006, 07:20 PM
It was early in the morning before the queue gathered, around 10am (the queue appears right before the ticketbox arrives, no one camps overnight for Bape anymore, it doesn't make sense).

And what do you mean why was I walking? Cuz I was making a video of the area for you...
DUH. =)

11-15-2006, 08:41 PM
^and for some daily exercise lol

nice videos loc i cant wait till i go to japan! maybe in like 3 years.... =(

11-16-2006, 12:48 AM
nice video. I want to get into hysteric glamour. HK and TOkyo gets all the good stuff.

11-17-2006, 01:26 AM
Hey The locust thanks for those dope vid's. Nbhd rulesssss xD

Starky D
11-17-2006, 03:14 PM
have to do a uk one, though it'll be littered with sex shops on route

11-17-2006, 03:31 PM
is there sex shops near the bape shop? lol

11-18-2006, 03:26 AM
very nice vid, ive never been to oasaka before, looks like a great place

Starky D
11-18-2006, 04:00 AM
is there sex shops near the bape shop? lol

if you walk towards carnaby street then no

but if you come out BWS then down and turn left then you're in the heart of soho so yes lol

Starky D
11-18-2006, 04:00 AM
is there sex shops near the bape shop? lol

if you walk towards carnaby street then no

but if you come out BWS then down lower james street and turn left then you're in the heart of soho so yes lol