Tokyo’s Most Insanely Well-Made Leather Jackets

Watch how Blackmeans meticulously hand ages its products for an astonishingly authentic vintage look.

In this video MR PORTER travels to Kami-Kitazawa, Tokyo, to meet the trio of renegade artisans behind cult leather label Blackmeans. Explaining how the ethos of punk underpins everything they do, they take us behind the scenes at their workspace – part studio, part rock venue.

Director Jacopo Maria Cinti
Director of Photography Erik Norlund
Editor Kyle Macfadzean
Grade Erik Norlund
Production Marie Belmoh
Music Oneohtrix - Point Never