DAZZY, which operates EC apparel for teens and 20-year-olds, has launched a project “G-R” by “first-class artist” GACKT who is very active as an artist and “emperor of the host world” ROLAND who is also known as a businessman. A presentation was held in Tokyo on December 16 to unveil the overall picture of the project.
A promising collaboration!
“G-R,” named after the initials of the two, began when GACKT approached ROLAND and asked, “Do you want to create a brand to make women first class?”
In addition, GACKT said: “She is the only woman of first class” in presenting My Ryo (formerly Kyabajo).
“At first, we produced dresses and lingerie that we designed to lead to top-notch women. To empower the world, Ryo has made colorful dresses and lingerie in a price range that many people could easily find. »
A much-anticipated press conference!
The announcement meeting began 40 minutes later than scheduled. The press, which began to be frustrated, calmed down under the aura of both when the meeting began. “I thought it would be exciting for the world today, so I decided to announce it at that time,” said GACKT.
“I think that dresses and lingerie are not only a matter of fascinate others, but also of giving yourself courage. I want all women who want to trust themselves to wear them and become aware of their new personality. Explaining the concept of this collection.
A love at first sight of friendship
Asked about the first-class conditions, he said: “I’m glad I met such a wonderful person, regardless of age. When I first met ROLAND, I thought she was the most interesting person. It made me smile from start to finish. I was happy that it made me frustrated to break up even though I met him for the first time. From this day on, I yearn for him as a little brother “ (GACKT),
Mon Ryo will also appear in the second half of the interview. All three responded to the concerns of women who had been recruited in advance by saying, “I hope my mind will be first-rate.” When asked, “How can I work with self-confidence?”, “It’s important to do that. There is only one daily effort. There is no shortcut to working hard. Be confident. It takes effort “(ROLAND),
” Add a smile, add words, etc. This kind of accumulation affects the other person. When he comes back, you’ll be confident. (GACKT),
“I think it’s good to make people look confident even if they’re not. Isn’t it normal to live with courage? (Mon Ryo).
Tips for being number one!
When asked, “I don’t think it’s necessary, but I compare myself to others,” he said, “There’s no choice but to be the best. If you compare it to a marathon, you can only see the others after the second. The only way to do that is to be number one, to think about what you can do to move forward “ (ROLAND),
“There is something you can see because you are number one. When you work hard and get there, you really do compliment yourself “ (GACKT),
“It’s nice to have someone to compare. If you want to be better than that person, I think it’s good to compare. With confidence ” (Mon Ryo) and the first class conference attracted the place.
A project that will turn into a problem
DAZZY, which operates the “G-R” brand “to make women first class” by GACKT and ROLAND, admitted the alleged imitation of a product on social media on December 19 and stopped selling the product.
The sale of the product will be discontinued, the product will be recovered and the price will be refunded to the buyer.
A scandal that breaks out!
According to Dazzy’s announcement, Gackt, Roland and Kadoka Ryo communicated the concept and design direction to the company’s design team and manufactured products, but one of the designers in charge of the dresses got stuck in the design and it’s almost the same as the existing products.
A serious fault for the brand
It is said that he has proposed a design that seems to be. Gakuto, Roland and Mon Ryo posted an apology on their respective NHSs.
The uncomfortable team in the front of controversy
Gackt recently posted on his instagram:
“Project G & R
We will cancel it once.
On the future direction,
We will report back after the consultation with Dazzy.
The fact that we couldn’t meet everyone’s expectations as the face of G-R
I’m really sorry.
I’ll talk about my feelings. »
Roland cancels his contract and Mon Ryo apologizes
In response, on the 20th, ROLAND announced that it had renewed its Twitter account and cancelled its contract with Dazzy. I had just made a presentation on the 16th.
“In “G&R, a former Kyabajo, Ryo Kadoka, was the director and produced dresses and lingerie. It became a hot topic on social media that part of the dress was very similar to the design of foreign brands, and when an internal investigation was conducted, “One of the design teams in charge of the dress proposed a design that seems to be almost the same as the existing product.”
Roland also apologizes
ROLAND said on Twitter:
“We are pleased to announce that we have cancelled the contract with G-R. We apologize to all those who made us uncomfortable. I feel responsible and I deeply regret it. Those who support me, and especially those who bought it. I’m really sorry this time. «