The clothes should not only be all about trends but individuality.
suzuki’s approach to designing is to cherish every moment during the life of a garment ‐
particularly finding a new side of it, even if its totally worn out. beauty must be found in
anything, dirty objects like torn out flowers or abandoned buildings should be seen as
beautiful. this appreciation give clothes a life and warmness of a human touch. The concept
of men’s line-up is “time and elapse”. It proposes high quality work clothes combining
experimental approach and realism.
designer スズキタカユキ／Suzuki Takayuki
2002-03A/Wから suzuki takayukiとして自身ブランドを立ち上げる。
Takayuki Suzuki was born in Aichi in 1975.
While he was attending Tokyo Zokei University,
majoring in graphic design,
he had an opportunity to hold an exhibition with his friends
where he made art clothing for the first time.
This experience inspired him to pursue his career as a costume designer.
After graduating from the university,
he made “one-of-a-kind” art clothing
which were sold in art galleries and also designed costumes for theaters,
films and musicians. In 2002, he started his own brand,
suzuki takayuki for the ’02-’03 Autumn/Winter collection.
In 2007, he made his runway debut for the ’07-’08 Autumn/Winter collection.