Comme des Garçons is a Japanese brand founded by Rei Kawakubo which translates to meaning 'like the boys'. Kawakubo founded the brand in 1969 and since then has grown to be one of the most admired and aspirational brands within the industry.
Noted for their avaunt-guard aesthetic, the brand shows their wears at Paris Fashion Week and Paris Fashion Week Men's each season. They now have stores around the globe with their flagship store in Aoyama in Japan, as well the Dover Street Market stores in London, New York, Singapore, Ginza and Beijing.
Since launching they have worked on many other creative ventures including collaborations with the likes of H&M, Supreme, Levi's and Louis Vuitton as well as launching fragrances and accessories. They have also created exhibitions showcasing the archive of the brand for the Metropolital Museum of Art in New York (2017), Shinjuku in Tokyo (2005) and the Ventre Georges Pompidou in Paris (1986).