KZO Spring/Summer 10 “Into the Blue” Collection Preview

Our friend Joel K, Designer of LA based menswear line KZO (or Kazuo) just released some preview images of his upcoming spring/summer 2010 collection, and it looks great! I saw it last time I went to his office/showroom, and its beautiful; full of details and great fabric choices and tailored to the T! Everything is made with Love in Japan. Joel, great job my friend, cant wait to sports some of the pieces…. See more on his “Cinematics Journal” and Shop the past collections here: Cboutique


Designing in a Recession : Kazuo AW 09 Collection

Despite all feelings of fear or industry recession KZO continues to build on its aesthetic in a very aggressive way. Better fabrics, more tailoring, and a deeper range. There are no signs of uncertainty in this Joel K’s collection for AW09. Full throttle development is what I like to call it…


Kazuo’s Build-Out in HTC

Thursday was the opening night for Kazuo’s new build-out at Hollywood Trading CO. in Fred Segal, Santa Monica. The fall 08 Collection looks great as usual, with hand finished details and flawless construction. The buld-out is very


K.Z.O Spring 09 ” Manzanar “

Jumping ahead I would also like to give you a preview of the SS09 presentation. Joel’s multimedia background always come into play when its time to introduce a new collection. For Spring/Summer 09 Joel traveled to Manzanar, most widely known as the site of one of ten camps where over 110,000 Japanese Americans were imprisoned during World War II…

Spring Looks for Men

A look from Cyana Boutique’s mens spring style journal. Featuring Kazuo, a great new brand, based in Los Angeles and produced in the high-tech facilities of Japan. This style is about mixing the fresh new looks of young upcoming designers dedicated to…