23 December 2011

Ghost:Shell


Yohji Yamamoto by Yukata Yamamoto

Yohji Yamamoto, Spring/Summer 2005, backstage, by Donata Wenders

Spring/Summer 2005, Pleated red silk dress, in honour of Madame Grès

Spring/Summer 2005, Black pleated silk dress, and Fall/Winter 1997, Harlequin coat


Spring/Summer 1998, Tuxedo-dress in black silk with train

Spring/Summer 1999, Wedding dress in mother of pearl coloured silk and hoop skirt

Fall/Winter 1999 and Spring/Summer 2005, shirts in white poplin

Fall/Winter 1995, Long evening dress in black silk

Fall/Winter 1998, Wedding dress with crinoline in bamboo and petticoats in wool jersey

Guinevere Van Seenus by Paolo Roversi
(all scans my own)

"Everything that is graceful, gentle, decent and kind comes from asymmetry. Symmetry is ugly. If you are a human being you cannot make perfection."
Yohji Yamamoto

Apologies for the absence, been rather unwell.
Here are some pretty pictures.
I Go Loco For Yohji Yamamoto.

xxxx

7 comments:

  1. wishing you good health in 2012 Syed.

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  2. So elegant! Miss you! Wish you the best ..everyday.

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  3. Awesome pics. Beautiful quote. Great update.

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  4. Totally an amazing article! Wishing you well.

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  5. Nice!!! I love the red dress!! Very classy!

    Merry Christmas handsome boy!!

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  6. I have the same book and it sits by my bed for night/morning sustenance. Love going loco for Yamamoto (hello t-shirt line there? of course a t-shirt line is the antithesis of Yohji but those fashion kids would eat it up). Happy Christmas Syed!

    and I'm sure you have seen this video but in case you haven't here you go:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDMueJEKtb0

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=77AXJwh8xHw

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEaWW8PKEtA

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