• COMME des GARÇONS HOMME Plus Debuts New Nike Collab for SS19

    26 days ago - By Hypebeast

    COMME des GARÇONS HOMME Plus frequently flaunts the status quo, offering up collections rife with bizarre patterning and clownish color. For Spring/Summer 2019, the Rei Kawakubo -helmed label went back to its roots, kicking off the collection with nods towards COMME des GARÇONS 's design heritage before introducing a range of off-kilter suits.
    A range of monochrome, raw-hemmed polyester suiting lead the runway, a throwback to the brand's '80s Parisian debut. This celebration of the past segued into what appeared to be suits of shrubbery, with layers of earth-toned chiffon "trees" creating...
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  • When Alexander McQueen Turned Model for Comme des Garçons

    When Alexander McQueen Turned Model for Comme des Garçons

    26 days ago - By AnOther

    “Rei doesn't compromise, nor should she,” said Alexander McQueen on the subject of Comme des Garçons' Rei Kawakubo, the iconoclastic Japanese designer who continues to make her trade with baffling, brilliant clothing. “No one should compromise. Compromise makes people dull.”
    If the two designers grew up continents apart - she in Tokyo, Japan, the daughter of a university lecturer; he in Stratford, London, the son of a taxi driver - their affinity became apparent in...
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