About

Makoto Maeda

1970 Develops and launches the men’s collection from the BIGI label with designer Takeo Kikuchi
1974~1979 Appointed as director for launching the label at the Paris collections
Appointed marketing director for developing the US and European markets
1979~1984 Appointed as director/designer of men’s collections BERGMAN, BARREAUX and GALAMOND
1984~1986 Launch a men’s collection from Valentino
1986~1991 Work with many haute couturists in Italy and France
1992 Return to Tokyo
Establish MDS Factory (Most Dramatic Style & Scene)
Appointed creative director for haute couture label Tailor Maeda・Ramplissage
2001 Appointed supervisor for the labels Fakedelic, Moussy and Sly
2005 Le Tabou’s “Book of Genesis” starts
2006 Launches silver jewelry collection Le Tabou
2008 Begins collaboration with Hysteric Glamour with silver accessory collection and graphic design
2009 Launches Le Tabou website
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