Junya Watanabe, Comme des Garçons- SS/2012 editorial

Japanese designer born in Fukushima, Junya Watanabe began his apprenticeship at Comme des Garçons as a pattermaker after graduating from Bunka Fashion College in Tokyo. Promoted chief desingner of Tricot Knitwear line and then designer of Comme des Garçons Homme line, He started in 1992 to work under his own name as part of COmme des Garçons. Like his mentore Rei Kawakubo his distinctive clothing mixing synthetic and technologic advanced fabrics and textiles being now considered as a ” Techno Couture” designer. For its latest print the japanese magazine Sense has revealed the lookbook of the next ss collection and I have to say that there is something powerful.V

















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