Rei Kawakubo

Eli Russell Linnetz (right) and a teaser from new fashion line ERL.

Designer and Luxury

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 Market Paris.

clock January 17, 2020Miles Socha

A look inside the beauty space at Dover Street Market in Los Angeles.

Beauty Features

A Look at Dover Street Market’s Beauty Space in L.A.

“How can I personify DSM into beauty?” said curator Race Willard.

clock December 19, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

The scene at The Vienna Opera's newest performance, "Orlando," with costumes by Rei Kawakubo.


Genders, Centuries Blur as Rei Kawakubo Costumes an Opera

The new production of “Orlando” making its debut Sunday at the Vienna State Opera is by avant-garde composer Olga Neuwirth.

clock December 6, 2019WWD Staff

Adrian Joffe


CEO Talks: Adrian Joffe of Dover Street Market

The quirky multibrand emporium, built around Comme des Garçons, is marking 15 years in business.

clock December 2, 2019Miles Socha

Exterior of Dover Street Market as it celebrates its 15 year anniversary


Black, and White, Friday: After 15 Years, Dover Street Market Forges Ahead

Brands from Gucci to Stüssy, Burberry to A Bathing Ape whipped up black-and-white product for the anniversary.

clock November 29, 2019Samantha Conti and Natalie Theodosi and Tianwei Zhang

Keeping It New in Fashion: A Talk Between Generations, with Fern Mallis, Derek Lam, and Emily Bode

Fashion Features

Derek Lam and Emily Adams Bode Discuss Fashion Shows, Instagram and Their All-Time Favorites

The New York-based designers talked about sustainability and connecting with consumers in different capacities.

clock October 4, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Inside the Dover Street Parfums Market in Paris.


EXCLUSIVE: Rei Kawakubo Shakes Up Beauty Retailing at New Paris Outpost

The new Dover Street Parfums Market opens today in Paris, mixing mega brands with ultra-niche finds with organic leanings.

clock October 1, 2019Miles Socha

Louis Vuitton X

Fashion Scoops

EXCLUSIVE: Louis Vuitton X Extended Until Nov. 10

The exhibition, which honors the luxury French house’s history of collaborating with artists, opened in Beverly Hills on June 28 and was expected to run until Sept. 15.

clock September 10, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

Comme Des Garcons Hommes Plus Men's Spring 2020

Fashion Show Reviews

Comme des Garçons Homme Plus Spring 2020

Rei Kawakubo’s show captured the bonkers plot line, energy, irony and sense of freedom of Virginia Woolf’s “Orlando,” sexual and otherwise.

clock June 21, 2019Samantha Conti

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



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Nicole and Sofia Richie


Nicole Richie and Sofia Richie Discuss First Fashion Collaboration

clock May 9, 2021Ryma Chikhoune

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