Comme des garçons

Rei Kawakubo

Fashion Features

The Originals: Rei Kawakubo

She speaks! Fifty years in, Comme des Garçons’ enigmatic deity has a lot to say about what drives her, the days when retailers took chances, and how one-plus-one can sometimes equal a glorious three. And you and she have something in common: Work is a grind.

clock May 23, 2019Bridget Foley

Future Artifacts, Part I/II by 032c

Fashion Features

New Festival Seeks to Capture Berlin’s Creative Spirit

Reference Berlin, a new 24-hour festival for fashion, music and art that tries to capture the city’s creative allure opened with much ado on Saturday noon.

clock May 21, 2019Quynh Tran

Diesel Red Tag x GR-Uniforma

Fashion Features

EXCLUSIVE: Gosha Rubchinskiy Talks Denim, Russian Art, New Projects

Gosha Rubchinskiy’s latest collaboration with Diesel bows on Saturday at a pop-up in Berlin.

clock May 17, 2019Samantha Conti

Honey Dijon

Fashion Scoops

EXCLUSIVE: Honey Dijon Cues Up Fashion Brand, With Comme des Garçons

The DJ is popular with the fashion crowd, and attracts huge audiences worldwide for her sets.

clock May 14, 2019WWD Staff

Rei Kawakubo


Rei Kawakubo on Newness, The Met in Rare Interview at Noguchi Museum

After receiving the Isamu Noguchi Award at the museum’s Spring Benefit, Kawakubo engaged in a Q&A with director Brett Littman.

clock May 3, 2019Maxine Wally

Rei Kawakubo

Fashion Features

Rei Kawakubo Heads to Long Island City

The Comme des Garçons designer will receive the Isamu Noguchi Award at the museum named, like the honor, for the Japanese-American artist.

clock May 2, 2019Bridget Foley


Fashion Scoops

44 Met Gala Red Carpet Looks You Forgot Happened

Do you remember these Met Gala red carpet moments?

clock April 17, 2019Layla Ilchi

Noir Kei Ninomiya RTW Fall 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Noir Kei Ninomiya RTW Fall 2019

Japanese designer Kei Ninomiya, who learned his craft at Comme des Garçons, weaved leather biker jackets into what looked like round wicker cages.

clock March 3, 2019Fleur Burlet

Comme des Garcons RTW Fall 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Comme des Garçons RTW Fall 2019

Beneath the threatening rubber armor and executioner’s hoods, one could discern the baseline of real clothes in the latest renditions of Rei Kawakubo’s brilliantly inventive shapes and materials mixes.

clock March 3, 2019Bridget Foley

Interior of The Collection store


Street Signs: Looking for Rare Supreme Merch? The Collection in London Has the Answer 

The new Soho store stocks Supreme, the world’s only Nuptse Sample Wolf Fur North Face jacket, and plans to carry Birkin bags, too.

clock February 28, 2019Fiona Ma


Designer and Luxury

In the Spotlight: Overcoat

Designer Ryuhei Oomaru has worked at Comme des Garçons and Donna Karan and has his own pattern-making studio.

clock February 21, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

La Garçonne in TriBeCa features well-known designers and those waiting to be discovered.


La Garçonne’s Easy Elegance

The retailer’s aesthetic is minimal, but not stark, with a bit of an edge.

clock February 19, 2019Sharon Edelson

Comme des Garçons Shirt Men's Fall 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Comme des Garçons Shirt Men’s Fall 2019

A doll-like form became a leitmotif for the season.

clock January 19, 2019Jennifer Weil

Fumito Ganryu Men's Fall 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Fumito Ganryu Men’s Fall 2019

For his debut show in Paris, Fumito Ganryu went back to basics – as in the kind of clothes that can be found in every wardrobe.

clock January 15, 2019Joelle Diderich

Rei Kawakubo Holiday Collaborations

Designer and Luxury

Rei Kawakubo Corrals Gucci, Burberry, Margiela for Holiday Collabs

The designer asked nine marquee talents to submit an iconic design fragment, which she transposed into new garments and accessories.

clock November 23, 2018WWD Staff

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