Rei Kawakubo

Yohji Yamamoto: A Kind of Woman By Matthew Donaldson

“The only moment I am really happy is during fittings,” says Yohji Yamamoto, who today shows his latest womenswear collection at the Pompidou for …

Fashion Week

COMME des GARÇONS Previews Nike Presto Collab at Paris Fashion Week

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Shoes

rei kawakubo challenges what tailoring can be

If you thought suits were dull, it’s time to think again.<p><b>Who?</b>Comme des Garçons’s Rei Kawakubo has been bending and breaking the rules of clothing for five decades. She has challenged the status quo through radical references, silhouette shake-ups, and transformative technical mastery. Her visionary …

Tailoring

This Museum Exhibit on Japanese Aesthetics Will Change the Way You See Global Fashion

The Newark Museum announced on Monday its newest exhibition, featuring the impact of Japanese aesthetics on global fashion. “The Kimono Refashioned: …

Fashion

Breaking: Comme des Garçons is launching its new CDG line, and Rei Kawakubo gets her first e-shop

VOGUE HOMMES FASHION<p><b>CDG by Comme des Garçons was conceived as an ode to logomania, with its namesake initials tattooed across more accessible pieces.</b> …

French Fashion

How Rihanna became the Queen of the MET Gala

FASHION INSPIRATION<p>For the third year in a row, Rihanna’s red carpet look at the MET Gala luxuriated in total extravagance. Designed by John Galliano …

Fashion

Rihanna’s Epic 2017 Met Gala Makeup Is Going To Be Added To Fenty Beauty

The hot pink shade is called 'Sangria Sunset.'

Women of Color

Rihanna is a Pope in Custom Margiela for the 2018 Met Gala

Rihanna, queen of the Met Gala and co-chair of this year's Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination event, stayed true to the theme this …

Fashion

Kim Kardashian and Kendall Jenner at the Met Gala: See the Family’s Style Evolution On the Red Carpet

At last year’s Met Gala, the Kardashian-Jenners showed up in force, creating some of the night’s most memorable looks. It’s hard to believe that five years ago, only Kim Kardashian and Kanye West represented the family on this iconic red carpet. In 2013, Kim certainly started out her Met Gala …

Fashion

The most outrageous Met Gala looks of all time

The Met Gala is upon us! The star-studded event that happens every year on the first Monday in May has seen its fair share of not only gorgeous looks, but also a handful of jaw-dropping and controversial outfits.<p>Sarah Jessica Parker, the undisputed style queen of the Met Gala, has astonished us …

Met Gala

Rei Kawakubo "Wasn’t A Fan" Of The New Comme Des Garçons Launch

Rihanna wears Comme Des Garçon to the Met Gala in 2017<p>The focus of the Met Museum's 2017 exhibition, <i>The Art Of The In Between</i>, and the theme of that …

Fashion

See All the Smoldering Beauty Looks From the 2017 Met Gala

The Costume Institute Gala at New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art has the most creative, unexpected, and outstanding assortment of celebrity …

Lifestyle (Australia)

A Look Back at the Best-Ever Met Gala Beauty Looks

Each year, the Met Gala is to high-profile tastemakers what prom is to high-school seniors. Not only does it provide a legitimate excuse for getting …

Met Gala

Rei Kawakubo Discusses Her 45-Year Career

I enjoyed nothing… Recently, I haven’t been much enjoying anything about work. I have been doing it for so long that the enjoyment has gone out of …

Art Galleries

comme des garcons is launching an online-only brand

Rei Kawakubo is designing the website herself.<p>At the opening of Dover Street Market Beijing last week, Adrian Joffe, its director and Comme des Garçons chief executive officer, told <i>WWD</i> that the brand is launching an “Internet-based” brand, with a website designed by Rei Kawakubo herself. Obviously, …

Rei Kawakubo

Comme des Garçons Is Launching a New Line

Good news Comme-rads (sorry): Comme des Garçons is launching a new line. CDG and DSM president Adrian Joffe revealed the news last week at the …

For Men

COMME des GARÇONS to Launch Online-Only Brand This July

The CdG empire continues to expand.<p>COMME des GARÇONS is gearing up to launch its first online-only brand this July.<p>During the opening of Dover Street Market Beijing last week, CEO Adrian Joffe expressed to WWD that it will be the first “Internet-based” imprint by CdG and Rei Kawakubo is already …

Clothing

Shop COMME des GARÇONS' Plastic Paper Tote Bag | HYPEBAE

With a brand new look.<p>By / Jan 16, 2018<p>13,348 Hypes<p>A chic everyday essential.<p>By / May 15, 2018<p>3,104 Hypes<p>Chores, but make it fashion.<p>By / Jun 21, 2018<p>…

Handbags

Black COMME des GARÇONS Spring/Summer 2018 | HYPEBAE

Designer Rei Kawakubo is reportedly building the label’s website.<p>By / Apr 3, 2018<p>2,222 Hypes<p>Designed in Australia.<p>By / Jun 1, 2018<p>1,678 …

Fashion

Converse Debuts New Chuck 70 Heritage Court Collection

Originally seen on SneakerFiles: Converse Debuts New Chuck 70 Heritage Court CollectionIntroduced in 2013, the Chuck 70 is built off the original …

Sneakers

26 photos of Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds having the best time together

The couple seem to have the most amount of fun when they hit the red carpet

Met Gala

All the Books That Are Fit to Digitize

Since July of last year, we've added over eight hundred titles (just over twenty-three thousand pages!) to our Digital Collections, which have …

Marcel Duchamp

Comme des Garçons | Dress | Japanese | The Met

Design House:Comme des Garçons (Japanese, founded 1969)<p>Designer:Rei Kawakubo (Japanese, born 1942)<p>Date:spring/summer …

Art Museums

Here Are the Wildest Looks From Paris Fashion Week

The most memorable looks at Paris Fashion Week subverted all norms of form and structure. Now might be the time to repurpose that old duvet in the …

Thom Browne

Ezra Petronio: Content Matters

I was always a fan of Ezra Petronio. He’s probably one of my first influences, when I was a young twenty something and looking at photos in Self …

Azzedine Alaïa

rei kawakubo takes camp to the extreme at comme des garçons

“I think camp can express something deeper and can give birth to progress.”<p>Rei Kawakubo felt so strongly about her missive this season, that instead of uttering a single cryptic word for us journalists to decipher and analyse, we were sent an explanatory email.<p>“Susan Sontag wrote about a creative …

Framing

Watch Paris Fashion Week's Best Street Styles | HYPEBAE

“For Fall 2018, let your feminine/feminist flag fly.”<p>By / Mar 1, 2018<p>451 Hypes<p>“XXL is the new medium.”<p>By / Jan 22, 2018<p>1,726 Hypes<p>Fresh off the …

Fashion

Converse Shares New Chuck 70 Court Collection

With four fresh colorways.<p>In 2013, Converse revisited their 1970 Chuck Taylor All Star design, with the updated Chuck 70. Since then, its timeless appeal has garnered the attention of collaborators like Rei Kawakubo, J.W. Anderson, and Virgil Abloh who included it in his recent “TEN ICONS …

Shoes

Dark side of the moon

As ‘yami kawaii’, a Japanese fashion trend, highlights mental illness, Lounge looks at the social taboos that fashion in India has addressed, however …

Australian Fashion Week

Rihanna turns 30! Celebrate with her most Rihanna fashion moments

Rihanna's Best Fashion Moments

Azzedine Alaïa