Junya Watanabe Menswear, spring 2014 – text by Silvia Bombardini


Dear Shaded Viewers and Diane,


The Junya Watanabe show a couple of days ago was a sweet, heartwarming promenade on smooth green turf. The models greeted each others with welcoming pats and hugs, smiling cordially to the photographs and audience and walking along in pairs, matching canvas backpacks on their shoulders, a peaceful air of pastoral companionship all about them. They wore their hearts on their sleeves and their linings inside out, pockets and rumples adorably exposed. Functionality and na