Commes des garcons
rei kawakubo will be the first designer to receive the isamu noguchi award
“I am not an artist, an architect or even a product designer. I have always only been looking to make something new, which didn’t exist before."
comme des garcons was all about optimism in the face of the darkness
“Many small shadows come together to make one powerful thing.”
rei kawakubo gave birth to a new era at comme des garçons
With pregnancy bumps, cracked bellies and exaggerated female forms, Rei Kawakubo declared that it was time for a new way of creating.
rei kawakubo challenges what tailoring can be
If you thought suits were dull, it’s time to think again.
alexander fury on the genius of rei kawakubo for comme des garçons
This Monday, Rei Kawakubo will be honoured at the annual Met Gala; the Costume Institute’s first monographic show on a living designer since Yves Saint Laurent in 1983. To celebrate, fashion critic Alex Fury pays homage to a life of relentless...
rei kawakubo has reworked the iconic burberry trench
This marks the second collaboration since Dover Street Market opened in its new location on the site of Burberry’s old digs.