YUMI KATSURA


Yumi Katsura, one of the most famous and influential designer in Japan, pioneer of Western culture, she has revisited the wearing of the kimono by including a zest of modernity and by using original fabrics. She knew how to combine traditions, ancient Japanese art with the techniques and expertise of Parisian couture. She modernizes how to wear Japanese women’s kimono by removing it from its traditional codes of use. Her creations are considered innovative masterpieces while reviving traditional ancestral techniques such as YUZEN. The Camera Nazionale Della Moda ltaliana rewards her work by choosing her as the first official Asian member..

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LOOK BOOK FW18/19

LOOK BOOK FW18/19 : Photos © Christy Sparrow