RTW Spring 2022 Overcoat


The look: Designer Ryuhei Oomaru has continued to manipulate patterns to create silhouettes that may seem classic at first glance, but are actually unconventional and unique. Her expertise is evident in pieces created from fabrics that drape and create volume at the same time. While much of the collection centers around couture, an ongoing collaboration with artist Peter Miles has allowed Oomaru to explore his more casual and colorful side by transferring Miles’ work to pieces such as sweatshirts. hoodie and shorts.

Key pieces: A shoulder-length cape overcoat with a rectangular collar features a clean drape and natural openings under the arms, while pants without side seams or belt loops with rear cargo pockets offer a new take on a familiar piece. . Peter Miles’ colorful prints worked best on a one-seam hoodie with a tubular drawstring, a short, lightweight parka with no tape, and there was also a shirt jacket made of a pattern with a notched collar and shirt sleeves. . Oomaru has revisited his take on a double breasted suit with drawstring pants whose construction and drape create a relaxed vibe.

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Takeaway meals: Oomaru’s history as a model maker and his time spent at Comme des Garçons and Donna Karan allow him to create complex, sophisticated and modern pieces.

Launch gallery: RTW Spring 2022 Overcoat

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