Yohji Yamamoto

Yohji Yamamoto

Yohji Yamamoto is the eponymous brand of Japanese designer, Yohji Yamamoto. His most commercially successful line is Yohji Yamamoto (men’s and women’s) and Y’s. Other principal lines include Pour Homme, Costume d’Homme, and the diffusion line ComingSoon. He has collaborated with a number of brands, including adidas (Y-3), Hermès, Mikimoto and Mandarina Duck; and with artists such as Tina Turner, Sir Elton John, Placebo, Takeshi Kitano, Pina Bausch and Heiner Müller.

1977

1st Collection in Tokyo.

1988

Opened Yohji Yamamoto Aoyama Shop.

2002

Appointed as Creative Director for Y-3
Y-3 & adidas Brings Back Archival Yuuto Silhouette in Triple Black
Footwear

Y-3 & adidas Brings Back Archival Yuuto Silhouette in Triple Black

The retro-futuristic sneaker is known for its geometric design details.

J-Lo’s Famous Versace GRAMMY Dress Gets Immortalized in This Week's Best Footwear Drops
Footwear 

J-Lo’s Famous Versace GRAMMY Dress Gets Immortalized in This Week's Best Footwear Drops

Collaborative silhouettes from Versace, UNDERCOVER, Fear of God and more.

Y-3 Updates Raito Racer With New Triple Black Makeover
Footwear

Y-3 Updates Raito Racer With New Triple Black Makeover

Reworking its lightweight Primeknit upper and BOOST midsole.

Yohji Yamamoto and Dr. Martens Drop Six-Eye Side Gore Boots
Footwear

Yohji Yamamoto and Dr. Martens Drop Six-Eye Side Gore Boots

The 101 YY GUSSET upgrades a winter staple with easy access.

East London's ARO Announces Archival Designer Sportswear Sale
Fashion

East London's ARO Announces Archival Designer Sportswear Sale

Expect Raf Simons, COMME des GARÇONS, Prada, Helmut Lang, Stone Island, Maison Margiela & more.

Yohji Yamamoto & New Era Drop a Tandem 9THIRTY Collaboration
Fashion

Yohji Yamamoto & New Era Drop a Tandem 9THIRTY Collaboration

Amplified by the Y-3 creative director’s signature.

Yohji Yamamoto SS20 Explores Faded Photographs and Dense Layers
Fashion

Yohji Yamamoto SS20 Explores Faded Photographs and Dense Layers

The Japanese master further expands upon his signature black palette.

Y-3's FW19 Campaign Sees Yohji Archives Merge With adidas Technology
Fashion

Y-3's FW19 Campaign Sees Yohji Archives Merge With adidas Technology

Featuring the Yuben Low.

EMPTY R _ _ M's PFW Pop-Up Will Feature Live Painting From Japanese Artist Jun Inagawa
Fashion

EMPTY R _ _ M's PFW Pop-Up Will Feature Live Painting From Japanese Artist Jun Inagawa

Featuring archive pieces from Raf Simons, Helmut Lang, UNDERCOVER, NUMBER (N)INE and more.

Yohji Yamamoto & New Era Debut Summer-Ready Collection
Fashion

Yohji Yamamoto & New Era Debut Summer-Ready Collection

Available in limited quantities.

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