Robe de Chambre Yasuo Kondo 1981Thanks for reading Space and Function! Subscribe for free to receive new posts and support my work. "Space without anything". The metaphor used by fashion designer Rei Kawakubo to describe how she wanted the first Robe de Chambre showroom designed. Kawabubo commissioned architect Yasuo Kondo to design this showroom. Kondo used this opportunity to test his hypothesis for designing interiors. He broke this method of designing into three parts the first being: "Interior Design" is to create a completely different space within an existing space. The first step to design an inner space is to confirm its dual layer structure with the outer architectural structure and establish a method.