Rei Kawakubo opened the doors of Dover Street Market Ginza in late March and the excitement is far from over. The stage is now set for the collaboration projects to slowly launch as a way to keep the fans and shoppers to come back into the shopping complex. COMME des GARÇONS and Adam Kimmel...

Japanese designer Rei Kawakubo started Comme Des Garcons in 1969 and has been a major fashion label over the recent decades. The Comme Des Garcons Play label is a relatively new label, aimed at the younger market. The label is gaining a reputation for creating something a little different on...

COMME des GARCONS 2012 Fall/Winter Collection The COMME des Garcons 2012 fall/winter Collection finds androgyny at the forefront of its aspirations. Designer Rei Kawakubo achieves this through long coats paired with bird's nest hairdos and cinched waistlines which make the wearers appear to...

This season, Rei Kawakubo's Fall 2012 Comme des Garcons was one such offering. On a plywood runway and set to a soundtrack of nothing at all, the designer sent out a collection of paper-doll shapes in cartoon hues and prodigious prints. Dresses, jackets, suits, and blouses were cut in...

It's not easy describing a Comme des Garçons show, even with the benefit of hindsight and crowdsourced tweets. Especially since, according to fashion lore, Rei Kawakubo often gives her design team barely a word of inspiration to hang the entire collection from. As she herself doesn't give...

You wouldn't peg Rei Kawakubo as the type to believe in ESP. Yet between 1988 and 1991, she, together with Comme des Garçons, embarked on a magazine, Six, that explored visual representations of the sixth sense. Eight unstapled issues combined photography and illustration in artistic,...

Kawakubo's Punk Brigade–There may have been no skirts this season, but there were plenty of sweeping full- length coats as Comme des Garçons Homme Plus designer Rei Kawakubo sent her punk down a concise path. First things first, camouflage reared its head once more for the Parisian season as...

The History and Art of COMME des GARCONS in TASCHEN's Rei Kawakubo Archive Another new TASCHEN addition, this fashion hardcover examines the history and art behind Rei Kawakubo's brand. Japanese fashion house Comme des Garçons has a special vision when it comes to design that extends beyond...

Comme des Garcons' Rei Kawakubo is doing a special 'Comme des Carres' collaboration with Hermes for two limited, special edition Hermes scarves with Rei's specific graphics. One of the Carre scarves – reportedly named 'Coleurs – will feature a splashy salad of geometric patterns, shirt stripes...

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