Sacai Pleated Dresses
Founded in 1998 by Rei Kawakubo's protégé Chitose Abe, the Sacai collection is a clever mix of whimsical hybrids, voluminous silhouettes and contrasting fabrics. Black cotton plissé pleated dress from Sacai featuring short sleeves, a concealed front button placket, a fitted waist, a sheer panel, a layered design and a high ruffled collar.
Multicolour cotton pleated panel printed dress from Sacai featuring a round neck, long sleeves, a shift silhouette, a gold-tone stud detailing, a sheer construction, pleated details and a short length.
Chitose Abe reinterprets sartorial classics with her innovative use of texture, materials and silhouettes, as showcased in this off the shoulder design, made in Japan from an intricately pleated fabric. The dress features an elasticated opening with short sleeves, an all-over grid print, a dropped waist and a mid-length.
Japanese brand Sacai is known for unusual asymmetric tailoring, sheer lace panelling and niche t-shirts. Blue cotton pleated denim shirt dress from Sacai featuring a classic collar, long sleeves, contrasting panels, a front button placket, a dropped waist, a short length, an asymmetric style and a belted silhouette.
Sacai continues to challenge conventional garment construction by creating ready to wear hybrid items that cater to lovers of the brands sleek Japanese aesthetic. Blue cotton pleated shirt dress featuring a pointed collar, long sleeves, a belted waist and micro pleated details.
Chitose Abe constantly reinterprets sartorial classics with her innovative use of texture, materials and silhouettes as showcased in this white and black linen blend T-shirt pleat hem dress. This dress features a tied neckline, a layered design, a print to the front, pleated skirt, short sleeves and a long length.
Black cotton asymmetric pleated dress from Sacai.
Green cotton blend asymmetric pleated dress from Sacai.
Founded in 1998 by Rei Kawakubo's protégé Chitose Abe, the Sacai collection is a clever mix of whimsical hybrids, voluminous silhouettes and contrasting fabrics. Off-white pleated two part dress featuring a pointed collar, short sleeves, a button fastening and a pleated skirt.
Chitose Abe’s love of dressing up and reverence for Issey Miyake made her pursue a career as a designer. After a term working under the legendary Rei Kawakubo at Comme des Garcons, Sacai was born. Black grid burnout pleated dress featuring a notched collar, short sleeves, a button fastening, a knee length and an elasticated tied waist.
Chitose Abe’s love of dressing up and reverence for Issey Miyake made her pursue a career as a designer. After a term working under the legendary Rei Kawakubo at Comme des Garcons, Sacai was born. Navy sheer organza pleated dress featuring a pointed collar, short sleeves, a fitted waist, a flared skirt and a front slit.
Chitose Abe claims her philosophy is all about clothes that can easily transition between occasions and are not only reserved for special opportunities. Sacai is more than a conceptual brand, its collections serve a purpose and wearability is key as showcased in this pleated and crochet detail dress. Made from black sheer construction, this dress from Sacai features a round neck, a front button fastening, an elasticated waistband, short sleeves, pleated details throughout and crochet details along the sleeves and collar.
Navy and light blue cotton micro pleated two part dress from Sacai featuring a ribbed crew neck, short sleeves, a dropped waist, flap pockets, a drawstring fastening, over the knee length, an asymmetric hem, an open back and a pleated design.
Marrying juxtaposing aesthetics form the basis of Sacai's irreverent sartorial designs. Referencing sportswear and classic feminine details, her bold design can be seen on this green dress. Rendered in a soft cotton blend, this dress features a T-shirt top that ends in an asymmetric pleated skirt with floral print. This piece is finished with a silver-tone buckle, a sheer panel and a chest pocket.
Multicoloured Floral Pleated sleeveless dress from Sacai featuring a round neck, a back button fastening, an asymmetric hem, a split neck, a rear hook and eye fastening, draped details, a side zip fastening, micro pleated fabric, grosgrain ribbon waist detailing and crochet effect floral print.
In the year 2000 Sacai was born when Chitose started selling her designs from her Tokyo apartment. Green micro pleat drop waist dress from Sacai featuring a dropped waist, a pleated design, lace inserts, an asymmetric hem, a back snap button closure, a high pleated neck and short mesh sleeves.
Deconstructed silhouettes combine with unexpected fabrics in the Sacai collection. Founded by Chitose Abe in 1998, the acclaimed designer has a cult following and worked as a pattern cutter under Rei Kawakubo at Commes des Garcons. This black cotton-blend dress features a v-neck, a fitted silhouette, short sleeves, a pleated skirt, a belted waist and an embroidered floral design.
Sacai accordion-pleated dress with contrast lace trim. Mock neckline; button back. Sheer short sleeves. Gathered drop-waist seam. Polyester; contrast, rayon. Made in Japan.