as inspiration. Here’s the first, who knew a bear graphic could get all girly. Did I mention how
much I lurrrrrrrvvvvvvveee United Nude shoes? Uh huh they’re ah-mazing.
Two years ago I went to Japan for a holiday and it was one of the most memorable trips I have ever had. One of the highlights was going to Tokyo and checking out all the fashion. From the bustling shopping district of Shibuya to the crazy cool kids in Harajuku; Japanese fashion never ceased to amaze me.
So when I heard there was an exhibiton of Future Beauty: 30 years of Japanese Fashion at The Gallery of Modern Art in Brisbane, I had to check it out. I was not disappointed! Have you ever witnesssed something amazing and you realise you’re standing there with your mouth open? Guilty as charged!!
The collection showcases stunning and extraordinary garments; which seem more like art pieces; from the early 1980s to today. The works of designers such as Issey Miyake, Rei Kawakubo (Comme des Garcons), Yohji Yamamoto, Junya Watanabe, Jun Takahashi, Hiroaki Ohya, Akira Naka, Tao Kurihara, Matohu, Hatra and mintdesigns all promise to leave you breathless.
Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion runs till 15 February 2015 at Galllery of Modern Art (GOMA)