Yohji Yamamoto - Filed For Bankruptcy Protection


It was just a month ago that we saw his brilliance at work on the runway for Y-3 Spring/Summer 2010 Collection.   This morning, the improbable occurred when representatives for Yohji Yamamoto, the label which bears the legendary Japanese fashion designer's name, filed official proceeding at Tokyo District Court for bankruptcy protection.   Though no details were given at the time, a subsequent press release issued by Japanese investment firm Intergral stated it will take part in the fashion house future restructuring plans. via: WWD

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