The Jotaro Saito Fall/Winter 2013 collection was presented during Tokyo Fashion Week. Since debuting at the age of 27, Saito is known as Japan's youngest kimono designer.
Paying homage to the culture of Japan, the designer remixes traditional kimono garments and transforms them into one-of-a-kind pieces of modern couture. From eccentrically patterned textiles to color-enriched layering, this contemporary menswear line embraces marks a marriage between tradition and modern design ideals.
The Jotaro Saito Fall/Winter 2013 collection shines a light on dynamic kimono garments that are a fresh take on the traditional Japanese garment. Aiming to endorse 'a lifestyle of Japanese taste', the Oriental designer defies expectation while keeping the integrity and values of his culture alive.