Tadashi Shoji Resort 2016

Tadashi Shoji Resort 2016

For resort, the designer looked back to his childhood in Japan for inspiration: his mother hand-sewing kimonos, patchwork gardens of peonies and Sashiko patterns of decorative stitching.

Tadashi Shoji RTW Fall 2015

Tadashi Shoji RTW Fall 2015

This season’s collection was inspired by the beauty of flight, according to the designer.

Backstage at Tadashi Shoji Fall 2015

WWD went behind the scenes at the fall show.

Tadashi Shoji Pre-Fall 2015

Tadashi Shoji Pre-Fall 2015

Tadashi Shoji: Among the designers showing pre-fall, Tadashi Shoji is a bit of a surprise.

Backstage at Tadashi Shoji RTW Spring 2015

Venetian Royalty at Tadashi Shoji Spring 2015

Regal-yet-accessible Venetian glamour was the theme at the show.

Tadashi Shoji RTW Spring 2015

Tadashi Shoji RTW Spring 2015

The designer brings you to the Ca’ d’Oro (the “Golden Palace”) with highly-embellished gowns, chiffon dresses and chain mesh paneling.

Tadashi Shoji Resort 2015

Tadashi Shoji Resort 2015

The designer looked to all things maritime for resort.

Tadashi Shoji RTW Fall 2014

Tadashi Shoji RTW Fall 2014

The designer was mostly in a Moorish mood with his colors (from pale and misty to rich and earthy) and decorative motifs.

Tadashi Shoji Pre-Fall 2014

Tadashi Shoji Pre-Fall 2014

The Ottoman Empire inspired the designer, hence the rich color palette of emerald green, royal blue and deep red.

Backstage at Tadashi Shoji RTW Spring 2014

Backstage at Tadashi Shoji Spring 2014

WWD went behind the scenes at the spring show.