Junya Watanabe Comme des Garcons Man
Japanese designer Junya Watanabe, originally the protege of Comme Des Garcons designer Rei Kawakubo, began with his debut collection in 1993 entitled 'Junya Watanabe Comme Des Garcons'. Hailing from Fukushima in central Japan, Watanabe attended the world renowned Bunka Fashion Institute in Tokyoand graduated in 1984.
Junya Watanabe is renowned for designing innovative and distinctive clothing, based around an interest in synthetic and technologically advanced textiles and mixed fabrics. Watanabe also has a couple of American collaborations under his belt; he designed sneakers for Converse and Puma.