Tokyo-based label AMBUSH DESIGN is headed up by design-duo VERBAL and YOON, the city's fashion 'Power Couple'. Established in 2008, rapper Verbal (of Teriyaki Boyz) and Yoon pioneered the rapper-fashion dynamic so prominent within the music industry today. Both operate in fashion and music's 'IT' circles, with Yoon being shortlisted for this years LVMH prize.

The brands roots are firmly set in creating loud and experimental jewellery. But, they have extended their fashion trajectory designing several collections aimed at enhancing their jewellery and overall brand identity.

AMBUSH DESIGN has collaborated with brands such as Undercover, Julian David, Sacai and Shu Uemura. They have featured in GQ France, Harpers Bazaar and Vogue Paris and Japan among others. And, have been worn by such stars as Rihanna, Skepta, Kanye West and Bella Hadid.