japan: comme des garçons x asylum

© asylum - good design needs a good home comme des garçons has collaborated with singapore-based creative agency asylum on six different limited-edition tote bags and pin badges for the japanese brand's black comme des garçons line. the design direction of the bags revolves around three tenets: black bird singing, black star shining and black tree growing, and is inspired by the naive nature within every kid. light-hearted, whimsical phrases are juxtaposed with bold scrawls and sturdy typography, transcending into a message of strength and tenacity, that aim to enliven the current situation in japan. the pin badges incorporate uplifiting images and drawings of hats, ribbons and hearts in black, white and iridescent silver. alas people, this comme des garçons x asylum collab collection is available at comme des garçons stores in japan only.
© asylum - cute huh?