Athleticism Meets Minimalism: Yohji Yamamoto SS17

June 30, 2017

Yohji Yamamoto is renowned for his athletic aesthetic and minimalist designs. Comfort is key in each of his collections which are essential basics in cool girls’ wardrobes. Billowy silhouettes and soft materials encompass each of his items so that they can be individualized to suit individual styles. A pioneer of Japanese minimalism, his simple designs in this collection never fail to impress the fashion forward crowd.

Yohji Yamamoto SS17 Asymmetric Jacket

Unique shapes and textures are integral to this particular collection. The Asymmetric Jacket is crisp to the eye and cinched at the waist to provide shape to the body. It can be pulled over a pair of jeans or even the pair of baggy Asymmetric Shorts for a gym ready look. Sneakers or platform sandals can elevate this look to high fashion glamour.

Yohji Yamamoto Denim Dress

Denim is a classic staple for every woman and this denim dress is no exception. Asymmetric in shape with large pockets, everyday items such as your phone or lip balm can be slipped into the pockets on the go. Includes an off-the-shoulder sleeve, layers can be created for a versatile look. Pair this with a clutch right before you leave the house.

Yohji Yamamoto SS17 Stole Blouse

Casual basics are transformed into textured needs in the Stole Blouse. Crafted with a snap front closure and a wrap neck line, it’s a functional piece that can be paired with blazers or bomber jackets alike. Dress pants, jeans, capris, or even a maxi dress are ideal companions for this delicate piece. Simply a collection that is athletic with a cause.

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