Stussy x BAPE: Joint Special Operations

Paul Mittleman (creative director of Stussy) and NIGO (creator of A Bathing Ape) recently sat down at Stussy Harajuku to discuss how both parties first met, how the Stussy x BAPE collaboration came about and what their first impressions were of each other's brands. Check out what they had to say in the interview above. The Stussy x BAPE collection was released in November/December 2010.

For more information on recent Stussy and BAPE collaborations, click the link 

Interview Translation: Toby Feltwell
JP Photography: Shin Okishima
US Photography: Kenneth Cappello