OF COMME DES GARCONS
BASED IN PARIS
IS THE ONLY DESIGNER
IN THE WORLD
HER OWN EMOTION
MIKE KAGEE FOR WORLD FASHION TRENDS
When Rei Kawakubo the iconic creative energy behind the Comme des Garcons
Paris-based label with Japanese/French heritage puts on a show, the only vestige
of normal 'fashion' in it is the fact that she continues to put her models on the runway.
Otherwise she operates purely on an instinctive, gut feeling and is the only designer
in the world who holds the value of investigating her own raw, honest emotion
above that of pushing for sales....
BY MIKE KAGEE
THE COMME DES GARCONS