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Grailed – Modern Unconventionalism: The new generation of post-Comme avant garde

So much post-Met hype surrounding CdG these past few months! We’ll be riding this wave into next year I’m sure. Loved the interesting example images pulled for this article – they articulate the points of influence much better than words.

The key point for me is the section I’ve highlighted. This is the sentiment that initially drew me to Rei Kawakubo and Comme’s designs – a sort of anti-feminine silhouette that exaggerates or even disfigures the form rather than playing up the traditionally attractive.

#comme des garcons