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Tokyo's Fashion Week kicks off with a music kimono show

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 01:32

Tokyo Fashion Week kicks off with Japanese rock star Yoshiki's collection. Rough Cut - no reporter narration

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NATURAL ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Japanese rock star and fashion designer Yoshiki kicked off the week-long Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo on Monday, taking to the stage to perform music as models strutted by on the runway in his futuristic kimono creations. Yoshiki, co-founder and drummer of rock band X Japan, played the piano and drums during the show for his brand Yoshikimono, which presented kimonos in metallic colours and leather in a modern twist to the traditional garment. Other labels showcasing their spring/summer 2017 collections included ACUOD BY CHANU, with designer Chanwoo Lee unveiling black and white layered outfits, accessorised with face masks. Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo runs until Sunday.

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Tokyo's Fashion Week kicks off with a music kimono show

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 01:32