Inspired by author Junichiro Tanizaki's essay "In Praise of Shadows" discussing the traditional japanese aesthetic in contrast with change, the Spring / Summer 2012 collection depicts the collision of widely cut shapes and precisely tailored garments using traditional tailoring fabrics. "Beauty is not found in objects but in the chiaroscuro, the shadow play, unfolding between those objects..."
Photography: Sybille Walter
Styling: Samuel Drira
Styling Assistant: Martin Michaelis
Makeup: Carole Colombani
Model: Tobias Brahmst
Very special thanks to Anna Le Reun - underthebridge-creation.com