T, The New York Times Magazine: Rei Kawakubo - Fashion's Purest Visionary
Rei Kawakubo is about to redefine shopping in New York City. Her latest collection for Comme des Garçons is strange, beautiful, singular and, for most of us, unwearable. Yet fashion’s most powerful provocateur is also one of its savviest commercial minds. With the opening this month of Dover Street Market New York, the sleepy neighborhood of Kips Bay is poised to become the epicenter of the city’s fashion map.
Read on: T, The New York Times Magazine