I’ve always collected fashion lookbooks and invitations over recent years and shall start to show some of the very best here:
Usually arriving post-marked from Japan, the white portrait-style envelopes that are received regularly from Comme des Garçons are always a treat. Each arrives as the latest part of a numbered series. The ?Comme des Garçons pamphlets showcase fashion, art and photography in relation to the brand. The interior layouts shown here – from pamphlet no. 25 – opens up within itself to reveal an annoucement that new selections of the new AW 2010/11 collection have arrived, Comme des Garçons pamphlet no. 26 features a photograph taken of the artist Ai Wei Wei which then opens up to feature a collage of images of his work.