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RUNWAY PARIS: YOHJI YAMAMOTO

June 27, 2008 BY CAPSULESNEWS

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Wrinkles seem to be the main focus of Yohji Yamamoto’s Spring/Summer ’09 show; the show featured wrinkled suits and men his own age? The older men were interspersed throughout the regular boyish models, yet all were donned in a dark palette, standard Yamamoto asymmetry, and some unfinished hems. “The world is becoming worse and worse,” said Yamamoto. “ My message is, let’s be happy,” and he managed to infuse some of that subtle happiness using cobalt blue, red, and some appliquéd phrases. We can only hope to see British artist Steve McQueen strut his stuff down the catwalk in the future…

 

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(photos:men.style.com)

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