With the Visvim presentation at Paris Fashion Week now a highlight, here is a series of candid interview with designer Hiroki Nakamura done by Diane Pernet of A Shaded View On Fashion’s Diane Pernet. Amongst the topics of conversation is textiles, fabric from the Edo period, natural dyes and leather tanning.

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