Tokyo-based fashion label RATS recently unveils a full look at its Spring/Summer 2019 collection that nods to an Americana theme. The capsule is comprised of versatile designs that can be worn in a variety of ways for the warmer seasons.
The lookbook captures a mid-century essence, boasting a strong vintage aesthetics by highlighting motorcycle culture to evoke a summery feeling. The functional designs appear polished and sleek, to seamlessly come together for a cohesive look catered to all ages. Some of the standout items include the floral printed tops, black leather accessories, white brushed cardigan, and the mechanic dungarees. The color palette leans towards a darker aesthetics this season, with detailed hues of white, khaki, red, and blue as well.
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RATS Unveils Its SS19 Capsule With a Sunny Vintage-Like Lookbook
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