The History and Evolution of Comme des Garçons: From Rebel to Runway

Comme des Garçons, often abbreviated as CdG, is a Japanese fashion label founded by Rei Kawakubo in Tokyo in 1969. Renowned for its unconventional and often avant-garde designs, the brand has played a significant role in shaping contemporary fashion. This essay explores the history, design philosophy, key collections, collaborations, and the cultural impact of Comme des Garçons.

The History and Evolution of Comme des Garçons: From Rebel to Runway