Ametora, by W. David Marx, explores how the Japanese have assimilated American fashion and made it their own. Photo: Handout Ametora, by W. David Marx, explores how the Japanese have assimilated American fashion and made it their own. Photo: Handout
Ametora, by W. David Marx, explores how the Japanese have assimilated American fashion and made it their own. Photo: Handout

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How Japan adopted, adapted and improved American fashion

There has long been a cultural flow between the United States and Japan, not least when it comes to clothing, argues author W. David Marx in his book, Ametora.

Topic |   Fashion
Ametora, by W. David Marx, explores how the Japanese have assimilated American fashion and made it their own. Photo: Handout Ametora, by W. David Marx, explores how the Japanese have assimilated American fashion and made it their own. Photo: Handout
Ametora, by W. David Marx, explores how the Japanese have assimilated American fashion and made it their own. Photo: Handout
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