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Kenzo Takada

Kenzo Takada (14) My Paris adventure continues with my first steady job

Headhunted almost immediately, I was soon living the high life in a plush apartment

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Apartment life in Paris

It was not a dream. I was selling my design sketches all over Paris. I was welcomed by the likes of Printemps, Galeries Lafayette and the magazine Le Jardin des Modes, with each one buying up numerous sketches.

Because I was just showing my sketches to people, it didn't matter that I wasn't fluent in the language. Moreover, by analyzing which drawings were selling, I could keep abreast of the latest trends. I continued selling with gusto.

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