Fashion

Dior Plots Global Retail Push for Chiuri's First Collection

The initiative combines freestanding pop-ups, partnerships with key retailers and special in-store merchandising.

clock 13hJoelle Diderich and Sharon Edelson

Eye

Franca Sozzani's Mass Draws Designers, Executives in Milan

The Mass was held at the tail end of Milan Fashion Week to remember the late editor in chief of Vogue Italia, who died in December.

clock 23hLuisa Zargani and Alessandra Turra

Business

Warren Buffett Baffled by Retail

The investor praised Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and said he can’t figure out retail.

clock 13hEvan Clark

Undercover

Backstage at Undercover RTW Spring 2017

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Undercover RTW Spring 2017

Jun Takahashi’s collection was an ode to jazz, with patterns inspired by notes and instruments or actual record covers.

clock October 1, 2016Joelle Diderich

Undercover RTW Fall 2016

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Undercover RTW Fall 2016

Titled Perfect Day, Jun Takahashi’s fall collection was a wonderfully strange, euphoric dream world.

clock March 4, 2016Jessica Iredale

Undercover RTW Spring 2016

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Undercover RTW Spring 2016

Jun Takahashi offered an eccentric, often confounding Undercover spring collection with a tough, survivalist undercurrent.

clock October 2, 2015Miles Socha

Undercover RTW Fall 2015

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Undercover RTW Fall 2015

“Pain and beauty” were on Jun Takahashi’s mind for fall.

clock March 6, 2015Paulina Szmydke

Undercover RTW Spring 2015

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Undercover RTW Spring 2015

A giant sculpture of a cherry carved into a skull face was plunked on Jun Takahashi’s runway for his Undercover show.

clock September 27, 2014WWD Staff

Undercover Men's RTW Spring 2015

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Undercover Men’s RTW Spring 2015

Jun Takahashi gleaned inspiration from rock band Television — its “Seventies, New York” vibe, rather than its members’ look — for part of the collection.

clock June 28, 2014WWD Staff

Undercover RTW Fall 2014

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Undercover RTW Fall 2014

Tokyo-based designer Jun Takahashi staged his Undercover show like a fairy tale.

clock February 27, 2014WWD Staff

Undercover RTW Spring 2014

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Undercover RTW Spring 2014

Jun Takahashi did not limit his runway statement to clothes.

clock September 25, 2013WWD Staff

Undercover RTW Fall 2013

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Undercover RTW Fall 2013

After a two-year absence from the fashion calendar, Tokyo-based designer Jun Takahashi conjured a mood of “Alice in Wonderland” meets Folies Bergère.

clock February 28, 2013WWD Staff

Undercover RTW Fall 2011

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Undercover RTW Fall 2011

Jun Takahashi is a whiz at taking everyday wardrobe pieces and manipulating them, this season by way of impactful collages.

clock March 2, 2011WWD Staff

Undercover RTW Fall 2010

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Undercover RTW Fall 2010

Jun Takahashi dished up luxury sportswear and outerwear camouflaged as regular humdrum wardrobe staples.

clock March 5, 2010WWD Staff

Undercover RTW Spring 2010

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Undercover RTW Spring 2010

Designer Jun Takahashi took the functionalist industrial design principles of Dieter Rams and channeled them into minimal, techno sportswear.

clock October 5, 2009WWD Staff

Undercover RTW Fall 2009

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Undercover RTW Fall 2009

Jun Takahashi’s intricately crafted clothes juxtaposed highly technical fabrics with sophisticated cuts.

clock March 8, 2009WWD Staff

Undercover RTW Spring 2009

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Undercover RTW Spring 2009

Undercover provocateur Jun Takahashi ditched the usual runway circuit and, taking a fashion-and-art approach, opted for a multimedia installation.

clock September 29, 2008WWD Staff

Undercover, Fall 2008 Paris

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Undercover RTW Fall 2008

Jun Takahashi has given us everything from satires of old fashion masters…

clock February 25, 2008WWD Staff

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