Rei Kawakubo Biography

Published On Jul 12, 2017
Facts of Rei Kawakubo
Date of Birth: 1942 , October-11
Birth Nation: Japan
Name Sasha Pieterse
Father Michael Morgan
Mother Sharon Morgan
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Johannesburg
Profession Actress and singer
Net Worth $ 3 million
Eye Color Dark brown
Body Measurements N/A
Breast Size 34B
Waist size 24
Hip Size 34
Weight in KG 51.7 kg
Education University of Ottawa
Awards Gemini Awards
Ethnicity Mix
Girlfriend N/A
Married Yes
Married to Navid Ali
Children Niam Morgan
Divorce Michelle Westgate
Birth Name Marie-Charms Mishael Morgan
Nick Name Lira Galore
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Affair with Steven Gerrard
Boyfriend Navid Ali
Working For CFCN-TV
TV Show The Marilyn Denis Show, CityLine
Salary N/A
Movies Night Cries
Sisters Monique Morgan
Siblings Maggris Morgan
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki,Instagram
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After the completion of her graduation, Rei kawakubo started working in the advertisement department at the textile company. She then worked as a freelance for a while and later started to design her own clothes under the label like Some Boys and Comma des Garcons.

Rei's career took a further step after she began working as the founder of Comme des Garcons and Dover Street Market. Her company focused in anti-fashion, austere and deconstructed garments and further expand with women’s clothes, men’s clothes. kawakubo presented her designs in the Paris fashion event.

Kawakubo holds a Japanese nationality and belongs to a white ethnicity. Rei married her boyfriend, Adrian Joffe; he is the current CEO of Comme des Garcons and Dover Street Market. Before Joffe,  Kawakubo involved was in the relationship with her boyfriend Hiroshima Chic; a fashion designer of Yohji Yamamoto. 

Popular fashion designer Kawakubo earns a good amount of salary through her profession, although the exact figure of her net worth is not revealed yet, looking towards her lavish lifestyle she must have a net worth in over million dollars.

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Born in Japan

1942

Rei Kawakubo was born on 11 October 1942 in Tokyo Japan. She was the oldest of three children of her parent’s. Their father was an administrator at Keio University, from where she achieved her degree.

Joined Keio University

1960

In this year Kawakubo joined, "Keio University" and received the degree in ‘the history of aesthetic”, a major that included the study of Asian and Western art.

Professional Career

1973

Rei began her professional career and established her own company named Comma des Garcons Co. Ltd in Tokyo. Further after tow years, she opened a boutique where she started out with women’s clothes and added a men’s line after two years.

Dated Chic

1980

Kawakubo began dating Hiroshima Chic, who is a fashion designer at Yohji Yamamoto. However, their relationship did not last so long and the couple separated with divorce.

Married Adrian Joffe

1992

In this year fashion designer, Rei married her boyfriend Adrian Joffe, the current CEO of Comma des Garcons and Dover Street market. The couple is still together.

Recent Updates

2017

Recently on May 5, 2017, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, Rei released her designs named Rei Kawakubo/Commes des Garcons and started getting huge recognization.