There’s ample proof to show how cool Japanese creator Haruki Murakami is. Few different authors put on their love for cats (on their sleeves) as he does; the 72-year-old has additionally hosted a web-based dwell present ‘Jam Blame it on the Bossa Nova’ to assist individuals deal with nervousness; he hosts Murakami Radio present each couple of months and likewise seems as a DJ for his bimonthly Murakami Radio present.
And now, the creator, notoriously well-known for being a recluse, has designed a brand new line of T-shirts for Uniqlo.
In the intervening time, one can see eight designs, and his followers can not comprise their pleasure. Some T-shirts are impressed by his well-known novels like Norwegian Wooden, Kafka on the Shore and others exhibit the creator’s love for cats and music with slogans like “Books, music and cats have been my buddies from method again”, “Murakami Radio” and can be found in black, white and even darkish blue.
They’re priced at $19.90, which is roughly ₹1,447.
An article in The Guardian shares that although the creator loves his shorts, he has a “behavior of carrying round a spare pair of trousers”. He realized the trick from fellow Japanese creator and translator Komimasa Tanaka. “One time I received invited to a standard restaurant in Ginza, however after I confirmed up dressed like that the host stopped me on the door and mentioned, ‘No shorts allowed.’ … Fortunately, I all the time pack a unfastened pair of pants in my bag for this very scenario, so I put them on over my shorts and we had been again on monitor. The host couldn’t consider what they had been seeing,” he was quoted as saying within the report.
For his followers, there’s one other piece of stories within the offing. In November 2021, as knowledgeable by Penguin Random Home, his ebook titled Murakami T: The T-Shirts I Love can be revealed. And, in it, the creator can be opening up his “eclectic closet” and also will characteristic pictures from his personal T-shirt assortment and essays. It has been translated by Philip Gabriel.