fashion | 23 november 2016

with roots tracing back to aotearoa, niue, tonga, samoa & japan... auckland's katayanagi twins are the embodiment of multicultural pacifica... china & rain came down to play dress up's with us in rural welly

photography by russell kleyn  

styling by Nahrin Zaya  

hair by kate russell

 make up by Lara daly

 
China Sunglasses: Stolen Girlfriends Club Jacket: Vintage Top: U-G Boyd Pants: Vintage Shoes: Nike AF1’s Rain Turtleneck: Woodward Puffer: Vintage Pants: Stylists Own Shoes: Reebok Pump Fury’s

China

Sunglasses: Stolen Girlfriends Club

Jacket: Vintage

Top: U-G Boyd

Pants: Vintage

Shoes: Nike AF1’s

Rain

Turtleneck: Woodward

Puffer: Vintage

Pants: Stylists Own

Shoes: Reebok Pump Fury’s

Rain Turtleneck: Woodward Puffer: Vintage Pants: Stylists Own Shoes: Reebok Pump Fury’s   China Sunglasses: Stolen Girlfriends Club Jacket: Vintage Top: U-G Boyd Pants: Vintage Shoes: Nike AF1’s

Rain

Turtleneck: Woodward

Puffer: Vintage

Pants: Stylists Own

Shoes: Reebok Pump Fury’s

 

China

Sunglasses: Stolen Girlfriends Club

Jacket: Vintage

Top: U-G Boyd

Pants: Vintage

Shoes: Nike AF1’s

choose a song to describe your twin: 

rain:  frank ocean - not just money     china: Earl Sweatshirt - AM // Radio

Rain Swimsuit: Vintage Costume Jewellery: Stylists Own China Swimsuit: Vintage Costume Jewellery: Stylists Own

Rain

Swimsuit: Vintage

Costume Jewellery: Stylists Own

China

Swimsuit: Vintage

Costume Jewellery: Stylists Own

China Swimsuit: Vintage Jeans: Evisu Belt: Bape Shoes: Nike Golf Shoes Jewellery: Costume Jewellery Rain Swimsuit: Vintage Jeans: Y Project Shoes: Nike Blazer Jewellery: Costume Jewellery

China

Swimsuit: Vintage

Jeans: Evisu

Belt: Bape

Shoes: Nike Golf Shoes

Jewellery: Costume Jewellery

Rain

Swimsuit: Vintage

Jeans: Y Project

Shoes: Nike Blazer

Jewellery: Costume Jewellery

what was your favourite outfit when you were 15?  

china: my black hoodie w a wolf and a moon on it hahaha and ripped jeans     rain:  this wack as sweater, skinny jeans, and authentic vans

Rain Hoodie: Champion Jumpsuit: Vintage Shoes: Chanel   China Jacket: Vintage  Jumpsuit: Archive Gucci Shoes: Chanel

Rain

Hoodie: Champion

Jumpsuit: Vintage

Shoes: Chanel

 

China

Jacket: Vintage 

Jumpsuit: Archive Gucci

Shoes: Chanel

Rain Hoodie: Champion Jumpsuit: Vintage Shoes: Chanel   China Jacket: Vintage  Jumpsuit: Archive Gucci Shoes: Chanel

Rain

Hoodie: Champion

Jumpsuit: Vintage

Shoes: Chanel

 

China

Jacket: Vintage 

Jumpsuit: Archive Gucci

Shoes: Chanel

what is your twin's most annoying habit?

rain: complaining 24/7!    china: Breathing reallyyyyyy loud!!

China Jacket: Supreme Hoodie: Sharkweek Pants: Stylists Own Shoes: Nike AF1’s   Rain T-Shirt: Dirtbag Pants: Military Shoes: Nike AF1’s

China

Jacket: Supreme

Hoodie: Sharkweek

Pants: Stylists Own

Shoes: Nike AF1’s

 

Rain

T-Shirt: Dirtbag

Pants: Military

Shoes: Nike AF1’s

  Rain T-Shirt: Dirtbag China Hoodie: Sharkweek Pants: Stylists Own

 

Rain

T-Shirt: Dirtbag

China

Hoodie: Sharkweek

Pants: Stylists Own

name the first 3 things you would grab in an earthquake:

china: my li'l backpack, my phone so i can film the earthquake hahaha and my fenty slides   rain: my golf blanket, my lil brothers, and the phone matto gave me

China Shirt: Comme des Garçons Rain T-shirt: Shortys

China

Shirt: Comme des Garçons

Rain

T-shirt: Shortys

China Shirt: Comme des Garçons Skirt: Nahrin Zaya Jeans: Vintage   Rain T-shirt: Shortys Skirt: Vintage M-TV wear Shoes : Nike Blazer

China

Shirt: Comme des Garçons

Skirt: Nahrin Zaya

Jeans: Vintage

 

Rain

T-shirt: Shortys

Skirt: Vintage M-TV wear

Shoes : Nike Blazer

what's the funniest childhood memory you have of each other?

rain: our whole childhood growing up is a funny moment!   china: theres wayyyy tooooo many

Rain T-Shirt: Ecko Polo Jacket: Vintage  Jewellery: Costume Jewellery China Shirt: Sofie D'Hoore Jacket: Vintage Jewellery: Costume Jewellery

Rain

T-Shirt: Ecko Polo

Jacket: Vintage 

Jewellery: Costume Jewellery

China

Shirt: Sofie D'Hoore

Jacket: Vintage

Jewellery: Costume Jewellery

what word or saying makes you cringe the most?

china: Whenever someone calls me 'B'   rain: "I'm gonna slay you one day"

Rain T-Shirt: Champion Pants: Rosie Murdoch Shoes: Nike Air Rift Costume Jewellery   China Top: Ruff Ryders Corset: Vintage Pants: Rosie Murdoch Shoes: Nike Air Rift Costume Jewellery

Rain

T-Shirt: Champion

Pants: Rosie Murdoch

Shoes: Nike Air Rift

Costume Jewellery

 

China

Top: Ruff Ryders

Corset: Vintage

Pants: Rosie Murdoch

Shoes: Nike Air Rift

Costume Jewellery

China Top: Ruff Ryders Corset: Vintage Pants: Rosie Murdoch Shoes: Nike Air Rift Costume Jewellery Rain T-Shirt: Champion Pants: Rosie Murdoch Shoes: Nike Air Rift Costume Jewellery

China

Top: Ruff Ryders

Corset: Vintage

Pants: Rosie Murdoch

Shoes: Nike Air Rift

Costume Jewellery

Rain

T-Shirt: Champion

Pants: Rosie Murdoch

Shoes: Nike Air Rift

Costume Jewellery

what's the best cure for a hangover?

rain: original migoreng noodles, and a cold glass of water   china: Orange juice!!

China & Rain Tops: Lucilla Gray Jeans: Levis

China & Rain

Tops: Lucilla Gray

Jeans: Levis

 

 

grams:

photographer: russell kleyn (@russkleyn)

styling: nahrin zaya (@nahrinz)

hair: kate russell (@katerussellstylist)

make-up: lara daly (@lara.daly)

models: china (@chinakatayanagi) & rain (lordsaiko) at milkshake models (@milkshakemodels)

 

hashies:

#chinaandrain #fashion #editorial #feature #twins #multicultural #pacifica #russellkleyn #nahrinzaya #katerussell #laradaly #photography #inspiration #wellington #newzealand #loandbehold #loandbehold.nz

 

thanks to Mia, Saam & Cinnamon the horse

 

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