br> "The more people that are afraid when they see new creation, the happier I am," says Rei Kawakubo in a rare new Q&A. Perhaps that's why the reclusive designer, who never makes public appearances and speaks to the press infrequently, isn't afraid to pass judgment on popular fashion. "I...

detail of the Miyake start Studio, consign transact through womenswear. Miyamae (right, with Fujiwara) joined Miyake in 2001, through part of Miyake's confess A-POC push on; seeing 2006, he has worked under Fujiwara on the IM collections. Miyamae's pre-eminent gathering entrust exhibit shown...

who grows up in a house of the like-mindedly stylish will revere a household selection of fashion demi-gods accordingly. In my half-Japanese home, it was names like Yamamoto, Kawakubo, Kenzo and Miyake that comprised the familial sartorial shrine, the names of my mother's fashion legends from...

day 2 of paris men's fashion week started for me with issey miyake showing at their paris headquarters on the very charming place des vosges ... i had already been told that there would be no backstage access at all so got to the venue ahead to the show time hoping to catch a couple of guys...

Interview Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garçons says she isn't out to break the rules. That doesn't mean she hasn't left plenty of them crumbled in her wake MS: Do you believe there are rules in fashion? Do you consider yourself to be a rule breaker? RK: I'm not interested in rules, or...

Many parts of the media have created the situation where uninteresting fashion can thrive." -Rei Kawakubo (WWD) Comme des Garcons. I love this quote because it rings so true. When we look at fashion magazines these days, controlled by the advertisers whose sole purpose is to sell product,...

Can't get enough fashion? Check out a few of my reviews over at Vogue.it. From Barbara Bui to John Galliano, and more, you're sure to get even more of a runway fashion fix. Issey Miyake: An excerpt: "Always at the forefront of sartorial innovation, Yoshiyuki Miyamae of Issey Miyake launched a...

No need to tell you this fashion week's leading look is 1950s yacht wear: blue, white and Moët. Yet two shows yesterday offered a radically different way of going on holiday. Issey Miyake: Although the house's new menswear designer hasn't been revealed yet, the collection was nevertheless...

Above Issey Miyake began his show by demonstrating the innovative steam-stretch fabric on the catwalk. Both Costume National and Issey Miyake pushed envelopes at Paris Fashion Week: one stylistically, the other technologically. Costume National's New Wave, No Wave, Dark Wave collection for...

Wintour among items from fashion world for Japan fundraiser The Canadian Press They are among the experience-oriented auction items offered by the Council of Fashion Designers of America for its Fashion & Friends for Japan charity initiative. All proceeds raised through the online auction on...

 

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