. Photographer Max Vadukul, who has been working with Yohji Yamamoto for over 25 years, is interviewed by Terry Jones and long time collaborator Masao Nihei contributes an essay on some of the wider influences on Yohji Yamamoto's designs and their presentation. Beautifully illustrated using...

Seeing as Shoe Porn is all bout dreaming, I thought today would be a perfect day to post some outrageously gorgeous heels. These babies are from the Avante Garde designer shows ... prepare to drool! 1. Talk about serious heels. These are by Ruthie Davis and are called "The Spike/ Dark...

When that designer is Yohji Yamamoto. This distinctive designer is known for his advent- garde style and free spirit, frequently creating designs far removed from current trends. His signature oversized silhouettes, look unfinished, and play with the idea that the garments could be worn by...

SHOWstudio founder Nick Knight says he sees fashion as form of communication, and after watching one of his films, it is truly incredible how he manages to say so much without a single word. The fashion photographer, who directed Lady Gaga's Born This Wayvideo and counted Alexander McQueen as...

At the same time, Y-3 presented a screening of the Yohji Yamamoto documentary This Is My Dream and an exhibition of adidas for Yohji Yamamoto footwear, celebrating 10 years of collaboration. Together, the label presented both a look forward and a look back. Y-3 's new men's collection takes...

Yohji Yamamoto has long been a much-loved designer in all of the fashion capitals ever since his Fashion Week debut in the beginning of the 1980s, a decadent and exciting time for fashion. Since then he has consistently pushed the boundaries of avant-garde and created collection upon...

The grand Salon in Hotel de Ville was not the usual kind of space for a Yohji Yamamoto show. We are used to seeing him in more modern settings, but then the invitation did feature an aging pair of hands that could have been his own. He seemed to be in a particularly pensive mood....

For our review of Yohji Yamamoto's Fall 2011 collection and more pics, click more The best thing about Yohji Yamamoto's fall 2011 runway show was the variance of models. In a fashion world so besought with slim and slimmer, it was awesome to see Yohji select models who were of average build...

Yohji Yamamoto 2012 Fall/Winter Collection Avant-garde Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto continues to focus on volume, draping and layering to actualize his latest collection for Fall/Winter 2012. Drawing inspiration from an array of Napoleonic themes fused with traditional English...

The reds in the tapestries seemed to glow as if drawing energy from the Yamamoto pieces. When I got up to leave I felt as though I had been lost in reverie for hours. Something had changed. In my mind, there was now an indelible though unlikely link across time and culture. I shall never see...

 

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