To say I am obsessed with Junya Watanabe‘s extraordinary designs is an understatement. His fall collection, a constructional, origami-like arrangement, features honeycomb cutouts and spikey hexagonal shapes, reminiscent of paper dolls.
To bring this amazing craftsmanship to life, The Cut worked with frequent collaborator, Erik Madigan Heck: “Junya’s collection in many ways had to be photographed as still lives and not photographs of a person,” he said. “I tried to make them as illustrative and flat as possible to contrast their three dimensionality. In the end I wanted the images to look like paper cutouts.”
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Ahhhmazing. View more of the collection here.