Kolor was launched in 2004 by Japanese designer Junichi Abe, whose reportoire included a stint at Comme des Garcons before going independent. According to Kolor, perfect clothing is the mix of three elements: ‘texture of materials, unique cutting and designated specifications of sewing’. It is these elements combined then that create Kolors ‘sophisticated comfort’.


July 29th 2014

Kolor Spring Summer 2015 Collection

Since its inception in 2004, Japanese designer Junichi Abe’s label Kolor has developed a strong visual identity, merging colour blocking and print with modern cuts and fits. For the upcoming season, the label offers a progressive collection featuring knitted collars and hems, tie-dye tees, polo shirts and track pants with retro color schemes and a…

February 11th 2014

Kolor Menswear Autumn Winter 2014-15

Kolor presented their Autumn Winter 2014-15 collection at Palais de Tokyo in Paris with a number of classic winter items such as coats and sweaters updated via fur prints and polka dots or triangle motifs. A jacket made with herringbone tweed was complimented by leather shoulder pads and a jacquard knit features a playful reindeer…

October 14th 2013


During a busy week of visits to various showrooms in Paris we were made very welcome by the Kolor team whose neat and minimalistic showroom was perfectly in keeping with their design aesthetic. The snacks were rather nice too. Kolor is exclusive to 4. Shop the Mens and Womens Collections here.  

October 12th 2011

Kolor X Bogioli For Save The Children 2011 Japanese Earthquake Relief

Presenting a little preview of a new jacket from Kolor and Bogioli that benefits the Save the Children charity; specifically for the 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami relief. 600 units of the deconstructed jacket are only being produced. The two garment collection features a garment dyed jacket available in either cashmere or performance cotton as…

March 29th 2011

Kolor Autumn/Winter 2011/2012 Womenswear

A sneak peek of the womenswear collection from Japanese label Kolor anyone? The collection was shown earlier this month during Paris Fashion Week and we remain firm fans. If you want to see more of the collection, check out the website. Kolor is exlusive to 4. Images via ASVOF.

August 5th 2010

Kolor Autumn/Winter 2010-11

Check out some images of Kolor Fall/Winter 2010 collection by Commes des Garcons alum menswear designer Junichi Abe. As expected, the new collection is even better than the last: casual and cool in the way that only Japanese designers can do it. Kolor Autumn/Winter 2010-11 will soon arrive at 4. Read the original blog post here…

November 13th 2009

Kolor featured in Wallpaper* Magazine & Vogue

Cult magazine Wallpaper* recently gave a mention to new 4 label Kolor, praising the Japanese brand’s designer Junichi Abe for creating an exclusive collection that comprises a rich palette of soft woollen separates for men and women. Kolor also caught the eye of US Vogue, who devoted an article on to the label. The…