A Bathing Ape Opens Los Angeles Flagship Store
On Saturday (Feb. 17), renowned streetwear brand, A Bathing Ape, opened its latest flagship store in the city of Los Angeles, Calif. Located in the area of West Hollywood, this new Bape retail space marks the second flagship store in the U.S. for the Japanese brand.
To help celebrate the West Coast grand opening, A Bathing Ape released a Los Angeles-themed collection, which includes an array of Bape and Baby Milo items such as T-shirts, hoodies, sweatshirts, shorts, key chains and caps with Bape's signature camo pattern.
The store launch also included a special limited edition release of the highly sought-after Adidas Dame 4 sneakers. Released in three colorways including black, red and green camo print, the sneakers were quick to sell out minutes after the store opening.
In addition to the Los Angeles feature collection and the Adidas DAME 4 launch, the store dropped a special limited edition Bape x Mastermind Japan collaboration, which included Mastermind Japan's Skull logo and Bape Ape Head on limited edition pieces. The capsule collection featured a variety of items like T-shirts, parka, snowboard jacket, souvenir jacket, shorts and a cap.
Expect the Bape Los Angeles location to release more L.A.-themed collections along with additional limited collaboration items. The Bape Los Angeles flagship store is located on 8810 Melrose Ave. in Los Angeles. See photos from the A Bathing Ape store launch below.