For spring, Mihara Yasuhiro targeted on the unusual for his coed assortment referred to as “Usual.”
“I question: ‘Does everything have to have a newness or freshness to it?’” he mentioned, whereas persevering with to riff on his signature fashion, working with on a regular basis materials equivalent to flannel or denim.
Elements within the garment seem off-kilter or oversize, as Yasuhiro performed with patterns to attain misshapen constructs. A jean jacket’s sleeves seem to drape over the shoulders. A vest is fabricated from interlocking zippered baggage.
Yasuhiro mentioned he’s been intrigued by designers of yesteryear, equivalent to Madeleine Vionnet and Pierre Cardin, maintaining in thoughts their trend’s uncommon silhouettes as he crafted rounded shapes.
The common, in actual fact, is relatively uncommon right here, as Yasuhiro elevates streetwear with eclectic twists.
For the second season, the home’s trend movie beings with a person strolling right into a bar. The designer’s college buddy Takumi Furuhashi wrote the screenplay and acted in it once more.
But as soon as a TV activates, the scene shifts to Tokyo International Airport, which has been in Yasuhiro’s thoughts whereas he misses journey. The 50-some-odd individuals sporting the garments aren’t performing, however play themselves, strumming a guitar, shadowboxing or juggling. The video culminates in an enormous dance occasion set to reside music.
“From this video, I want people to get some energy, be encouraged,” Yasuhiro mentioned. “[Its] main theme is: ‘Do we have to change?’”