W. David MarxBlockedUnblockFollowFollowingTokyo-based author of “Ametora: How Japan Saved American Style” (Basic Books, December 2015). Co-founder/editor of Néojaponisme. wdavidmarx.comOct 21, 2016). In 1960, he offered a red jacket with white piping and a white jacket with red piping; the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) took neither, settling on a white jacket with white pants (see videoWho “designed” the 1964 Olympics uniforms?W. David Marx93Apparently this is wrong, and the Rome jackets did have a red piping as shown here: http://www.kenoh.com/2015/03/21_kyusya/photo2.jpgThis is very hard to see from the videos.