Beginning May 6, set against the awe-inspiring facade of the Croatian Church, Comme will hold its first New York Market Market, a "shopping festival" with a selection of clothing and accessories from all the label's varied collections. The merch is replenished and rotated each day, in case...

The Comme des Garçons show in Paris has been the fashion show with the best crowd during the whole fashion month. I have been attending more than 100 shows during this crazy month but I immediately felt the different at Commes Des Garçons show. A very strict show with maybe less than 100...

Comme des Garcons' Rei Kawakubo Thinks New Designers Lack Discipline by Franklin Melendez Comme des Garcons ' Rei Kawakubo may have reached her 68th year, but don't expect the grand dowager of the Japanese vanguard to slow down any time soon. While others her age are scouting condos in...

Comme des Garcons designer Rei Kawakubo will be honored with the lifetime achievement award at this Monday's CFDA Awards, and already the industry is getting a head start on celebrating. br> Earlier this week, Style.com published a tribute in which notable fashionables — including Taylor...

I've been a fan of Comme Des Garcons since I high school. The fashion-forward, edgy and unique designs gravitated me to the iconic Japanese fashion label. But sometimes their pieces can be to 'out-there'. Take for example this Half Jacket. This deconstructed jacket with a cropped sleeveless...

But when it come to pushing the olfactory envelope, Comme des Garçons can't be upstaged. After all, who else can make lettuce juice smell so damn good? Comme's newest offering is no different. Though the name, Eau de Parfum, yields nothing in the way of clues, the melted-lightbulb flacon...

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...

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 Garçons' massive semi-yearly sale is the stuff of legend. John Waters, who only wears Comme, is routinely spotted at them, comfortable in his eccentric element as he breezes about. The next of these mega-sales, called Super Market Market (so good they named it twice!), will be held...

 

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