Comme des Garçons, is a Japanese fashion label headed by Rei Kawakubo, who owns the company with her husband Adrian Joffe.
Comme des Garçons is based in Tokio and in the prestigious Place Vendome in Paris, the city in which it showes its main collections during Paris Fashion Week and Paris Men's Fashion Week.
The Japanese flagship store is situated in Aoyama, Tokyo's high fashion district. The company has also concept stores in Trading Museum and inside 10 Corso Como and other stores in Kyoto and Osaka. Worldwide they have traditional Comme des Garçons stores in Paris and in New York.
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. Its original market store, called Dover Street Market, is based in London.