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Junya Watanabe is the Japanese fashion designer, well known for his work relationship with Rei Kawakubo, the designer and owner of Comme des Garcons. After starting his own line of clothing under his name in 1992, Watanabe focused his attentions to advanced technology, and the synthetic style fabrics and textiles for what is commonly known as techno couture design. His creation of uniquely designed clothing with modern materials, he manipulates unusual structures, textures and prints to update classic feminine styles with a distinctly modern edge.