Rei Kawakubo

Owner of Comme des Garcons

Birthplace

Toyko, Japan


October 11, 1949

Where she designs now

Aoyama, Tokyo


What are her designs famous for?

Austere and sometimes deconstructed garments

Training?

She is untrained, although she has studied fine arts and literature at Keio University.


What are the focus of her garments?

An anti-fashion look and "Hiroshima" chic.