Junya Watanabe(born in Fukushima, Japan in 1961) is a Japanese fashion designer, originally the protégé of Comme des Garçons designer Rei Kawakubo. Born in Fukushima, Japan in 1961, he went on to attend Bunka Fashion College in Tokyo, graduating in 1984. At this time he began his apprenticeship at Comme des Garçons as a patternmaker. In 1987, he was promoted to chief designer of Tricot knitwear line and then moved on to design for the Comme Des Garçons Homme line. Starting in 1992, he has worked under his own name as part of Comme des Garçons. He started his own line under the Comme Des Garçons name called 'Junya Watanabe Comme Des Garçons' in 1993 and began showing in Paris that same year.
Junya Watanabe currently has 1305 items worth approximately $876,638 in total. The average item price is $672. The primary category segment is Apparel & Accessories > Clothing, General Clothing, Jackets & Coats, Clothing & Accessories, Sneakers, and T-Shirts. Junya Watanabe was first added to CLOTHBASE on October 16, 2017 over over 5 years ago. Followed by 116 other members.