8 Ways To Wear A Noragi Jacket

organic black noragi jacket AKASHI KAMA

What is a Noragi? With roots in historical Japanese workwear, the Noragi is a signature piece and clothing silhouette widely associated with 日本. Our AKASHI-KAMA Noragi is a light jacket is influenced by American streetwear with a Japanese workwear silhouette. It is a progression of the historical style, inspired by our Japanese American heritage and the blending of cultures. Although Noragis were traditionally worn by men, our unisex garment can be worn by anyone. 

These are 8 of Our Favorite Ways to Wear a Noragi.
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Dress It Down

Modern Noragi Japanese Indigo Jacket Mens Kimono Shirt

The first of our favorite ways to wear a Noragi Jacket, dressed down over a plain white or black tee—timeless and classic. Designed to flexibly work as a light jacket piece, add your favorite pair of shoes (no sketchers allowed).  Our AKASHI KAMA Noragi gives simple, functional, Japanese Streetwear style.

Pair With Lightwash Denim 

Almost nothing is as timeless as a simple tee and lightwash jeans. You can easily wear a Noragi as a casual look in place of a cardigan or standard shirt jacket, over a tee or button-down shirt with a pair of jeans. 

Womens Noragi Jacket Japanese Indigo Kimono Jacket
Mens Kimono Shirt Akashi Kama Noragi Jacket
Indigo Modern Noragi Jacket Japanese Streetwear

As A Layering Piece

All of AKASHI-KAMA’s noragis are made with unique & high quality fabrics from Japan making it the perfect piece to use as a subtle detail mid-layer under a thicker jacket. Our Noragi gold ends (whether tied or left hanging) look great with techwear styled pockets and chore coats alike.  

Mustard Noragi Jacket Modern Japanese Streetwear

Dress It Up

Pairing a Noragi with more formalwear like a button-down or a tie gives it a whole new aesthetic. Fold over the collar for some extra collar room and pair it with a mock neck for a true flex. Red wine optional. 

Modern Noragi Jacket Formal Japanese
Modern Noragi Jacket Formal Japanese Mock Neck

Add Accessories

Add a wide brim hat or dad hat. Skip the headwear all together and cuff the sleeves with some wrist candy and chains. Or do both. 

Mens Modern Noragi Jacket Japanese Streetwear
Mens Modern Noragi Jacket Japanese Streetwear
Akashi Kama Noragi Jacket Mens Streetwear Kimono Japanese Techwear

All Black Everything

Go no-color, keep everything muted, and the Noragi still stands out. Black pants, black Common Projects, and black shades work with a Japanese Streetwear tonal look and premium materials. Our Akashi Kama Noragi Jacket shines as the signature top in a simple fit.  (Also who remembers that Lupe song?)

Akashi Kama gold ends aglets

Over A Sweater or Hoodie

Noragi Jacket AKASHI-KAMA Kimono Shirt Style
Noragi Jacket AKASHI-KAMA Kimono Shirt Style

Our Noragi also shines as the outer layering piece over your choice of a sweater or hoodie. Extra points for a pairing with turtle / mock neck to switch up the inner layer. 

Modern Noragi Jacket Japanese Streetwear Carmine

Pair With $5,600 Shoes

This photo was sent in by a customer. Yes those are the Nike SB Tokyos, and yes this is a weird flex; but we’re here for it. 

Indigo blue kimono cardigan noragi jacket from japanese cotton with gold tie ends AKASHI KAMA Streetwear
Indigo Noragi Jacket Mens Streetwear Kimono Japanese Techwear AKASHI KAMA Shirt
AKASHI KAMA Streetwear Woman wearing indigo blue kimono cardigan noragi jacket with gold tie ends and distressed blue jeans
three noragi kimono jackets with gold tie ends in chambray gray fog and indigo AKASHI KAMA Japanese Streetwear
Indigo blue kimono cardigan noragi jacket from japanese cotton with gold tie ends AKASHI KAMA Streetwear
Indigo Noragi Jacket Mens Streetwear Kimono Japanese Techwear AKASHI KAMA Shirt
AKASHI KAMA Streetwear Woman wearing indigo blue kimono cardigan noragi jacket with gold tie ends and distressed blue jeans
three noragi kimono jackets with gold tie ends in chambray gray fog and indigo AKASHI KAMA Japanese Streetwear

Noragi Jacket - Deep Indigo

$139.00
100 percent cotton streetwear kimono noragi jacket in gray fog Japanese AKASHI-KAMA
Noragi Jacket - Fog Double Gauze
menswear black mock neck long sleeve tee shirt with gray fog cardigan streetwear kimono noragi jacket with gold tie ends
womens white mock neck tank with gray fog streetwear kimono noragi jacket
100 percent cotton streetwear kimono noragi jacket in gray fog Japanese AKASHI-KAMA
Noragi Jacket - Fog Double Gauze
menswear black mock neck long sleeve tee shirt with gray fog cardigan streetwear kimono noragi jacket with gold tie ends
womens white mock neck tank with gray fog streetwear kimono noragi jacket
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Noragi Jacket - Fog Double Gauze

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AKASHI-KAMA Technical Charcoal Noragi Jacket Japanese Streetwear Kimono Shirt Style
Mens Technical Charcoal Noragi Jacket AKASHI-KAMA Japanese Kimono Techwear Shirt
Japanese Streetwear Technical Charcoal Noragi Jacket AKASHI KAMA Kimono Shirt Techwear
Technical Charcoal Noragi Jacket Kimono
AKASHI-KAMA Technical Charcoal Noragi Jacket Japanese Streetwear Kimono Shirt Style
Mens Technical Charcoal Noragi Jacket AKASHI-KAMA Japanese Kimono Techwear Shirt
Japanese Streetwear Technical Charcoal Noragi Jacket AKASHI KAMA Kimono Shirt Techwear
Technical Charcoal Noragi Jacket Kimono

Noragi Jacket - Technical Charcoal

$149.00
Organic Cotton AKASHI-KAMA Noragi Emerald Jacket Japanese Streetwear Kimono Shirt
Noragi Jacket - Organic Emerald
Noragi Jacket - Organic Emerald
Noragi Jacket - Organic Emerald
Organic Cotton AKASHI-KAMA Noragi Emerald Jacket Japanese Streetwear Kimono Shirt
Noragi Jacket - Organic Emerald
Noragi Jacket - Organic Emerald
Noragi Jacket - Organic Emerald
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Noragi Jacket - Organic Emerald

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