DressedUndressed: Beyond genderless fashion

Style & Design Mar 19, 2018

DressedUndressed: Beyond genderless fashion

by Samuel Thomas

DressedUndressed from designers Takeshi Kitazawa and Emiko Sato has been an unassuming yet confident presence at Tokyo fashion week since 2012, when its initial collections courted tailoring connoisseurs with precise unisex attire that scaled in size but otherwise had no gendered distinction. A partnership ...

Matohu: Observing tradition in modern design

Style & Design Apr 1, 2017

Matohu: Observing tradition in modern design

by Samuel Thomas

Design duo Hiroyuki Horihata and Makiko Sekiguchi have been making the case for the inclusion of Japanese aesthetics in contemporary fashion for more than a decade. Since founding fashion brand Matohu, the pair have championed Japanese tradition on the runway, which isn't easy in an ...