tokyo: 103 store opening

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in a previous post we talked about about the relocation of nigel cabourn's the army gym in tokyo. the flagship store moved to bigger premises around the corner and left behind a space that is now home to 103, a new retail concept of the british heritage brand. the retail space masterfully mimicks the look of a vintage thrift shop but don't be mistaken. it stocks a wide range of brands from the u.k. and the u.s., all very compatible with the nigel cabourn style. many of these brands are little know in japan and 103 aims to be an incubator of sorts for fresh styles. the 103 shop will additionally serve as an outlet for a frequently rotating selection of curated cabourn goods, and plans are underway to stage pop-up stores and events on behalf of the aforementioned newbie brands. location: 1-21-11 aobadai [naka meguro].

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