Blackyoto

Blackyoto are Miho Den from Tokyo and Jeremy McAlpine from London. They gather and tailor military surplus garments – and then send everything to be hand-dyed black in Japan..

New York Times Magazine 2016
Laura wearing a 1900s silk crepe dress; the bodice is embroidered and the train is chiffon Laura wearing a 1900s silk crepe dress; the bodice is embroidered and the train is chiffon   An antique silk tulle and glass-beaded evening gown shell too delicate for conventional retail... An antique silk tulle and glass-beaded evening gown shell too delicate for conventional retail...   Jeremy and his team at the studio's gate Jeremy and his team at the studio's gate   Miho Den, partner Miho Den, partner   A silk voile blouse hangs in the office before getting shipped off A silk voile blouse hangs in the office before getting shipped off     Miho in the courtyard behind the studio Miho in the courtyard behind the studio   Melanie Tendel, designer Melanie Tendel, designer     Jeremy with team members Jeremy with team members       Studio view Studio view   Laura Laura       Jeremy an Miho Jeremy an Miho   Melanie makes final adjustments on a vintage piqué polo shirt Melanie makes final adjustments on a vintage piqué polo shirt   Jeremy McAlpine, founder Jeremy McAlpine, founder

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