When it comes to seasonal collections, Uniqlo U marches to the beat of its own drums. For its Spring/Summer launch this year, the brand is back with yet another line featuring garments for women, men and the kids. And all we have to say is, we were immediately drawn to how sophisticated and versatile the pieces were.
Known as the brainchild of artistic director Christophe Lemaire and his UNIQLO R&D team in Paris, the collection marks the 10th season of Uniqlo U. Expect simple, yet purposeful ready-to-wear pieces that can be worn with a sense of luxury. The essence of Uniqlo’s outfit is here.
Uniqlo U has been one of the brand’s best-selling lines since Christophe Lemaire took the helm as its artistic director. The French designer was also known to have helmed the womenswear line at Hermès from 2010 to 2014. Basically, it’s an elevated range of basic pieces with a higher standard of craftsmanship that we’ve all come to love. Below, a sneak peek at the latest pieces to snag from the collection.
And in conjunction with the launch of Uniqlo U’s Spring/Summer 2021 collection, ahead, Christophe gave us a thorough explanation of his creative process and his inspiration behind the range: