• Sacai SS19 is Free-Form and Whimsical

    4 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    For sacai Spring/Summer 2019, creative director Chitose Abe presented a gender-defying and whimsical collection. The looks featured twists on traditional tailoring, with a heavy dose of Native American references and designs from tattoo artist Dr. Woo. Elsewhere, geometric patterns on trousers, anoraks and dresses were made in collaboration with Oregon-based textile manufacturer Pendleton.
    Abe also collaborated with Nike to present a series of sneakers in line with the free-form tone of the collection, mashing up the Waffle Daybreak with the LDV and the Blazer with the Dunk.
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  • Sacai Spring 2019

    Sacai Spring 2019

    4 monthes ago - By WWD

    Chitose Abe set out to defy pre-conceived notions about clothes - for men and women - and she succeeded with a collection that was a color-packed mosaic of traditional tailoring, Native American blankets and nature-inspired designs from Hollywood tattoo artist Dr. Woo. These conceptual collections are loaded with risk: In the wrong hands they can look pretentious or sloppy - not to mention unwearable - but in Abe's nimble fingers, Wow!
    Her glorious hybrids included a jacket that was part tailored pinstripe, part army green anorak; blankets that morphed into kilts - and vice-versa - and a...
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