WTAPS Axe 02 T-Shirt ‘Black’


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Crafted in Japan from pure cotton, the ‘Axe 02 T-Shirt’ by the infamous military-inspired Japanese label WTAPS is delivered with a fresh woven patch and embroidery to the front. Styled in a slick black colourway, for a versatile wear, the short-sleeved garment is a simple staple that will see you through each passing season in understated style.

  • 100% Cotton
  • Made in Japan
  • Ribbed Crewneck
  • Embroidered Branding
  • Woven Brand Patch & Tab



[ Double Taps ]

Founded in 1996 by Tetsu Nishiyama in Tokyo, WTAPS is itself derived from a military term. Pronounced as ‘double taps’ — the ‘W’ shorthand for double — the term, references a shooting technique wherein two shots are fired in rapid succession at the same target. A fitting name, considering the label has remained focused on military-inspired apparel throughout its 25+ year history. The brand’s different approach is disrupting the fashion industry — their unevenly bleached garments, items adorned with cuts and rips, black and olive colours, distressed, pre-washed styles and cargo pockets are just one tiny part of what the Japanese label has to offer.