rei kawakubo and yohji yamamoto for『PAPER』magazine, september 2008
Rei Kawakubo. (川久保 玲, Kawakubo Rei, born 11 October 1942 in Tokyo) is a Japanese fashion designer, founder of Comme des Garçons.
Rei Kawakubo (founder of Comme des Garçons)
Rei Kawakubo for Vogue Paris http://en.vogue.fr/fashion/profile/diaporama/rei-kawakubo-for-vogue-paris/38215
The 74-year-old force behind the avant-garde label Comme des Garçons makes otherworldly clothes that express hidden desires and fears.
Rei Kawakubo AW 1983 http://www.kci.or.jp/archives/digital_archives/detail_205_e.html An example of the way that textiles can be used not as decoration but as a way to express a conceptual idea.
Rei Kawakubo was inspired by punk and 18th-century silhouettes for fall 2016.