Started by Keizo Shimizu, the director of umbrella company Nepenthes, Needles takes on vintage Americana wear with a deep Japanese influence. What started in 1988 and reintroduced in 2012, Needles is the interpretation of Keizo’s image of how fashion should look like. Made with premium garments and recycled pieces, the Needles empire under the Nepenthes umbrella looks to the best of the best materials, sourcing most exquisite textiles and cloth, that fuse to become unique clothing