Sumie Tachibana, who designs an accessories line and custom-order apparel, showed a five-dress capsule in installation form. Inspired by knight’s armor and the theme of love, the designs combined architectural, structured shapes with voluminous draping and ruffles. The mostly black palette was punctuated with silver threads, brocade and a black-and-white print used on harness- and cagelike details, all with meticulous fit and finishes.


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