is a specialty menswear manufacturer started in Tokyo
. They specialize in punk
-inspired printed t-shirts
which range in price from $305 to nearly $900 U.S. Other products include ties, gloves, boots, caps, jeans and rings, all emblazoned with the Mastermind Japan skull-and-crossbones
logo and all similarly expensive. The clothing line appeals to the well-heeled fashion consumer who wants to appear to be part of the punk subculture.
Seal wore a Mastermind Japan tie to the 2008 Grammys, as he mentioned in an interview with E! spokeswoman Giuliana Rancic