Construction is studied and perfection deconstructed. Androgyny is revered. Darkness is welcomed. Deconstruction of the essential and reconstruction of beauty. Circular forms continue to be Yohji’s muse, while flat brows and single flowing lines recall the essence of Japanese drawing techniques, akin to the flowing lines of a kimono.
This makes each Yohji Yamamoto AW'17 sunglass and optical frame a work of art, a labour of love. Not inspired by the comings and goings of fashion, but the inner principles belonging to the mind of a genius.