The Gone Library
Japanese Fashion

Junya Watanabe and the Ethos of Monozukuri

Junya Watanabe and the Ethos of Monozukuri

We explore the work Junya Watanabe and the philosophy of monozokuri

The Japanese Textile Revolution: NUNO

The Japanese Textile Revolution: NUNO

We explore the history of the NUNO store and its pioneers Junichi Arai and Reiko Sudo

Commes Des Garçons and the Kawakubo Dress

Commes Des Garçons and the Kawakubo Dress

We consider Rei Kawakubo's dress design philosophy.

Kapital and the Theory of Boro

Kapital and the Theory of Boro

We delve deeper into the scholarly work on Japanese boro, considering its implications for understanding Kapital

Kiko Kostadinov and His Influences

Kiko Kostadinov and His Influences

We explore Kiko Kostadinov's influences, focusing on Yohji Yamamoto.