In the ever-evolving world of collectible art toys, a new collaboration is on the horizon that has collectors and enthusiasts buzzing with anticipation. Emotionally Unavailable, a brand known for its unique take on streetwear, and Neighborhood, the iconic Japanese clothing label with a cult following, have joined forces to release an exclusive Bearbrick figure. This exciting collaboration brings together style, urban culture, and collectibility in a way that’s bound to make waves in the art toy community.
Emotionally Unavailable x Neighborhood
There’s a new Bearbrick in town! Medicom Toy‘s Emotionally Unavailable x Neighborhood Bearbrick figure is a testament to the ever-evolving realm of art toys and the enduring allure of Bearbrick collectibles. This is a fusion of the distinctive styles of both brands. It features striking visuals from Neighborhood’s signature motifs and Emotionally Unavailable’s bold statements.
Emotionally Unavailable: A Streetwear Sensation
Emotionally Unavailable, often stylized as EU, has gained recognition for its unconventional approach to streetwear. The brand is known for blending high fashion with street culture, creating clothing that’s not just stylish but also thought-provoking. Their designs often feature bold graphics, striking visuals, and statements that challenge norms, making them a perfect match for the world of Bearbrick figures.
Neighborhood: Japanese Streetwear Royalty
Neighborhood, hailing from Japan, is a legendary name in streetwear. Established in 1994 by Shinsuke Takizawa, the brand has consistently pushed boundaries with its designs, drawing inspiration from motorcycle culture, military aesthetics, and urban life.
Neighborhood’s collaborations have also made waves in the fashion world. This makes their partnership with Emotionally Unavailable something fresh in the world of Bearbrick figures. This new Emotionally Unavailable Neighborhood Bearbrick figure is decorated to represent a shooting range target.
This jet-black shooting range target-styled Bearbrick figure will come in all sizes, 100%, 400%, and 1000%. Notable design elements include co-branding at the back of each figure as well as an illuminating Emotionally Unavailable heart in the chest of the toy. This feature will probably be only in the 1000% figure. Overall the fusion of streetwear style and collectible art creates a unique synergy. This will surely attract a wide range of enthusiasts.
Medicom Toy revealed that the 100% and 400% will be released as a set for ¥30,800 Yen or $206 USD. The price of the 1000% example is to be released separately for ¥140,800 Yen or $942 USD. The sale will start via Medicom Toy’s official site as well as at select NBHD stores, including its Harajuku location in the first week of October.
Images: Medicom Toy