The eclectic Japanese designer, profiled in today's Style section, has scored an invitation to the elite dinner for the Japanese PM.
As designers presented their fall 2015 collections there was a sense of expansiveness and change. And yet, several labels debuted middling collections by new designers.
White aprons became dreamy ruffled skirts. Jeweled details echo mosaic tile floors. Coin-like fringe reminds you to leave a tip.
Plus new looks from Hermes, Stella McCarthy.
Detachable sleeves, fur pom-poms at one house; corset jackets and peacock feathers at the other.
Plus, Junya Watanabe, Haider Ackermann chip away at assumptions about attire and beauty
Also, new looks from Dior, Balenciaga and Lanvin. But more importantly -- what does Kanye think?
Plus highlights from Yang Li and Paco Rabanne.
It gets attention. But gynecology is not part of fashion's mission statement, says our Pulitzer-winning critic.
The dress was returned, in a trash bag, to the hotel it was stolen from.