April 18th 2014
Inside The Head Of Yohji Yamamoto
It’s more than 30 years since Yohji Yamamoto debuted his eponymous line in Paris and turned fashion upside-down with his voluminous, deconstructed tailoring and dark poetry, but the enigmatic Japanese designer continues to amaze and surprise.
Yamamoto recently designed a skateboard that used profile x-rays of his own skull, which were then traced meticulously by hand – a natural design process that tied in with his AW14 menswear, where drawings of Yamamoto’s skull adorn suits as bearded and long-haired versions emulating his own look, intertwined with bright red and yellow roses.
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Yohji Yamamoto’s SS14 collection will be available online very soon.
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