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REI KAWAKUBO: TOP 10 JAPANESE DESIGNERS -Why is Comme des Garcons popular?-

Updated: Nov 8, 2023

 


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Rei Kawakubo’s Masterpieces


Rei Kawakubo is the designer behind Comme des Garçons, and what really put her in the global spotlight was her 1981 collection known as the “Shock of Black” during Paris Fashion Week.

Now, let’s take a peek at some of Comme des Garçons’ iconic clothing pieces:

1. The Shock of Black (1981)

The Shock Of Black 1982 Black sweater Comme des Garcons

The shock of black 1981

The shock of black 1982 collections Comme des Garcons

The shock of black 1981

2.”OFFBEAT HUMOR”,  SHRUNKEN WOOL (SHUKUJU) (1994AW)

Comme des Garcons 1994aw

Comme des garcons  shrunken wool 1994aw 縮絨

SHRUNKEN WOOL

3.“Body Meets Dress, Dress Meets Body”,Lumps and Bumps (KOBU DRESS) (1997SS)

“Body Meets Dress, Dress Meets Body” 1997SS Comme des garcons Dress

“Body Meets Dress, Dress Meets Body” 1997SS

“Body Meets Dress, Dress Meets Body” 1997SS Comme des garcons Dress

“Body Meets Dress, Dress Meets Body” 1997SS


 

Why is Comme des Garcons popular?