^lol, yeah, the 6.1 show? I think we had an interview with one of the other models up earlier in this thread, mentioning that incident I believe.
There were surely reworks of the pour homme too, some of those handstitched pieces and coats with pleats at the bottom were pretty much straight out of the A/W 08 homme show. Definitely different from the "regular"/commercial Y's lines that season, where I liked some of the women looks quite a bit but didn't care much for the men's (with notable exceptions)
Remind me, wasn't the funds from the auction donated to some cause as well?
It was a scholarship fund for Chinese design students to study in Japan. Yohji did a good job of trying to improve Sino-Japanese ties, especially given his family background. Coincidentally my uncle was at that show in Beijing as a representative of the Ministry of Culture.