Issey Miyake asked Kenyan photographer James Mollison to contribute to an exhibition on Chocolate, he was curating (in 07) with the designer Naoto Fukasawa. Chocolate in Japan has become a luxury product with organized tastings- similar to wine. So, Mollison decided it would be interesting to...

Kanye West Compares Himself to Picasso, Steve Jobs & Announces "New Sh*t" In Latest Rant In what's seemingly becoming a commonplace occurrence, Kanye West has gone on another "rant" of sorts. Following up on the heels of his distaste for Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake's "Suit & Tie," this time...

The Issey Miyake s/s 2012 show opened with spectacular light effects, surely a good start. New head designer Yoshiyuki Miyamae sent a collection down the runway with both a futuristic and athletic feel, in a color scheme of blue, yellow, nude and brown. Although quite far from my personal...

It didn't suit my own tastes — I was busy trying Jean Paul Gaultier's new fragrance, now known as Classique, at the other end of the fragrance counter — but I respected Issey Miyake for carving out a new trend in fragrance. On a recent afternoon of perfume-sampling in midtown Manhattan, I...

Steve J & Yoni P joins womenswear designers DOHO, Son Jung Wan, Lie Sang Bong and menswear designer Juyoung Lee in showcasing their Spring / Summer 2012 collections. Debuting at New York Fashion Week in February of 2010, Concept Korea is a government-sponsored collaboration between the...

And they come to Issey Miyake because here we see that useful clothing can look great, too. - Lee Anderson, Parisian Correspondent Designer website: www.isseymiyake.com Designer: design team Photos: courtesy of the designer

The authorized biography of Apple founder and CEO Steve Jobs was released today, following a in-depth interview with author Walter Isaacson on 60 Minutes last night. Find parts one and two of the 60 Minutes piece embedded below. Related posts: " Steve Jobs Stepping Down as CEO of Apple "...

By marrying ideas that we are resigned to accept as contradictory, Issey Miyake Men constantly finds opportunities for innovation. This season is a prime example, and the best part may be their subtlety: that just by looking at the clothes you'd never know how smart they are. What we've...

Japanese avant-garde designer, Issey Miyake, will be hosting a 1-day sample sale next week. Also, make sure to check out Lauren Merkin's summer sample sale starting next Tuesday. Shoppers should be able to save big on women's & men's. Keep in mind that they will only accept credit...

Apparently the Atlantic crossing was a no-go for "Venus," the megayacht commissioned by the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. News surfaced earlier today that the 80-meter long "Apple Store of the Sea" was in the midst of a payment dispute between its designer, Philippe Starck, and Steve Jobs'...

 

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