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Rei Kawakubo

EXCLUSIVE: Dover Street Market to Mix Culture, Community and Commerce in Paris

The retail and brand development company has leased a 17th-century mansion for a slew of projects.

Comme des Garçons’ Rei Kawakubo Designs New Pearl Necklaces With Mikimoto

Comme des Garçons and Mikimoto have teamed up for a second collaborative collection that aims to modernize…

Louis Vuitton Expands in Tokyo With New Tower, Café — and Chocolate Shop

The Ginza Namiki building is to open in March, along with a major exhibition charting its collaborations.

‘About Time: Fashion and Duration’ Examines Enduring Styles Since The Met Was Founded

The subjectivity of time is explored in many directions in the Costume Institute's new show.

Comme des Garçons RTW Spring 2021

Rei Kawakubo searched for positivity in dissonance by contrasting unexpected textiles and prints.

Simon Says: Just Be Yourself, Stop Complaining and Realize Your Dreams Today

The former Barneys New York executive and window dresser takes an optimistic look at self-identity.

Comme des Garçons Homme Plus Spring 2021

Rei Kawakubo aimed to capture the strength of metal in a collection fused with shiny silver textiles.

Meet DSMP, an Alternative, Indie Version of a Luxury Group

Dover Street Market Paris is achieving synergies and happy accidents with its clutch of young, edgy designers.

Making the Case for Runway Shows

Executives and designers say they have yet to find a more powerful or effective format.

Art Directors Rate the Runway, and Alternatives

They cited appreciation for exhibitions and quirky still-life presentations, and hold out hope for virtual…

Michelle Elie Collects Comme des Garçons Because It Gives Women a Voice

An exhibition about the collector's 25-year love affair with the Japanese label just opened in Frankfurt.

EXCLUSIVE: 10 Corso Como in New York to Close

Carla Sozzani's retail space is a casualty of the economy amid the coronavirus crisis.

Comme des Garçons RTW Fall 2020

Rei Kawakubo mined a verdant world — her own.

EXCLUSIVE: Rei Kawakubo Has Her Way With Mikimoto Pearls

The traditional firm gave the Japanese maverick carte blanche for a capsule range debuting during Paris…

EXCLUSIVE: Grimes’ Pregnancy Photographer Is Birthing a Fashion Line

Eli Russell Linnetz's clothes, with a Venice Beach vibe, will be produced and distributed by Dover Street…