Comme des GarÃ§ons' creative director, Rei Kawakubo, is one of the most influential fashion designers of her generation. Famous for the fashion powerhouse's innovative and exciting use of shape and texture, Comme des Garçons views fashion as an opportunity to create modern art. Since 2004, Comme des Garçons has developed a market-based department store concept, stocking its main collections, its other brands, such as Shirt, Play, and a wide range of international designers. The collection of men's Comme des Garçons knitwear features knitted crew-neck and V-neck sweaters in merino and cashmere. Simple knitwear is reimagined with polka dots, stripes, vivid patterns and signature appliqués.