A Bathing Ape
A Bathing Ape, better known as BAPE, is a Japanese originated fashion brand, created in 1993 by Japanese entrepreneur Nigo. Based on the idea of 'A Bathing Ape in lukewarm water', the brand bases its designs on the Japanese youth. A well-known tradition in Japan is to frequently take a bath, toward which bathing a long period of time would make the water lukewarm, a luxury. Thus creating the luxurious streetwear brand A Bathing Ape.