8 October 2019
Chitose Abe’s work has a wilful eroticism that you won’t find anywhere else in Japanese fashion and it was this that ultimately gave her latest collection its groove.
24 June 2019
Chitose Abe’s skill has been to make impossible hybrid irresistible. Here she focused less on contrast than on compatibility, fusing items that fit together rather than fought each other.
5 March 2019
It was the most direct, convincing collection Chitose Abe has shown in a while.
21 January 2019
It wasn’t an epic collection, but the fascination of Sacai endures in its trend-proof oddity and in the secret surprises that are insinuated into its menswear.
16 October 2018
Chitose Abe's career has taken on something of a rhythm: advance one season, consolidate the next. This season followed the pattern, risking what her critics call her formula.
6 March 2018
Chitose Abe elevated her mission of hybridization to new heights, bringing a sly wit that tricked the eye with deliberate mismatches.
22 January 2018
Chitose Abe's ethos has always had an idealistic bent, but this collection's futurist folklore communicated a hopeful unity that goes beyond politics.
3 October 2017
Chitose Abe went back to the source, manifested here in the unabashed sensuality and in the sense of humour of distinctly utilitarian elements that were quintessential Sacai.
Menswear - Spring 2018
25 June 2017
The clothes looked strongest when they were at their most uniform, when the men and women joined forces for the finale and you could see the Sacai tribe in all its glory.
Ready-to-Wear - Autumn 2017
9 March 2017
The strongest thing about this collection was the way it consolidated the Sacai signature. Chitose Abe is a unique, independent and seductive voice in fashion.
Why Coty Bought a Majority Stake in Kylie Jenner’s Kylie Cosmetics
Yoox Net-a-Porter’s ‘Painful’ Tech Upgrade Drags Down Richemont
The Truth About Gen-Z and Millennial Employees
Central Saint Martins Criticised for Showcasing ‘Racist’ Student Projects on Social Media
The Direct-to-Consumer Reckoning
Jo Malone Founder Is Teaming Up With Zara on New Fragrance Line
How the Company Behind Uggs, Teva and Hoka Makes Ugly Brands Cool
Op-Ed | The Fight for Margiela's Legacy
Gap Inc. Enters a New Era. Will It Be Better Than the Last One?
Anyone Can Now 'Invest' In a Rolex or Birkin. But Should They?
China's JD.Com Beats Quarterly Revenue Estimates
Farfetch Sees Path to Profitability — in 2021
Online Luxury's Biggest Players Are Struggling, Too
Is This the End of Gendered Media?
The Body Shop Owner Eyes China Following Hong Kong Protests
How MAC Cosmetics Plans to Get Back on Top
Urban Outfitters Sales Miss Expectations
T.J.Maxx Owner TJX Buys Stake in Russian Retailer Familia
Burberry Teams With Chinese Internet Giant Tencent as Sales Fall in Hong Kong
Zalando Defends System of Ranking Staff Like Products