Rei Kawakubo, shot by Raymond Meier
Top row, left to right: designer Rei Kawakubo, deputy-chief pattern cutter Makiko Hatakeyama, knitwear deigners Rikuko Ikeuchi, pattern cutter Hirofumi Ikenami, production manager Shigeru Tsuchida, production Mikito Nishimura, production chief Hiroyuki Sato, pattern cutter Ashiko Yana, deputy knitwear/accessories Keiichi Tanikoshi, model Amy Nemec.
Middle row, left to right: pattern cutter Tamima Akiyama, pattern director Yoneko Kikuchi, managing director Tsubomi Tanaka, production Yuichi Omaru, pattern cutter Chizu Hirose, head pattern cutter Keiko Yamazaki, chief pattern cutter Masako Masaki, production Taichi Yoshida.
Bottom row, left to right: pattern cutters Yasuko Masubuchi, Yusuke Monden, Tetsuya Hashimoto, Shiro Miyao, Yusuke Horihata, knitwear Miwako Netsuka, knitwear/accessories Yuzo Takenaka, pattern cutter Emi Akutsu
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