The Issey Miyake show was quite a performance; origami paper structures were transformed into garments in front of our eyes, followed by more evolved pieces in various fabrics and weights. For me, it was like being back at uni being taught in our first year that the best way to experiment...

PARIS–On my way out of the show preceding Issey Miyake 's Fall 2011 Men's collection, I stopped some serious fashion editors and asked if I'd see them there? I would not. "He doesn't do it anymore," one told me. "He" being Miyake himself, the techno wizard who merged science and fashion to...

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...

Or the runway backdrop at Issey Miyake's fall menswear show. Marc, what's your next move? < Nymag> Like we weren't already jealous. Now Patrick Demarchelier has shot six of the hottest models around, along with their beautiful men for the February issue of Vogue Paris. Damn, these ladies...

") Yoshiyuki Miyamae, a longtime detail of the Miyake start Studio, consign transact through womenswear. Miyamae (right, with Fujiwara) joined Miyake in 2001, through part of Miyake's confess A-POC push on; seeing 2006, he has worked under Fujiwara on the IM collections. Miyamae's pre-eminent...

Case in point: the Issey Miyake show, which emphasized a romantic–even poetic–take on menswear. Susan prepares a video introduction to the Issey Miyake show The venue: a skylit atelier in a building on the Place des Vosges The setting was a simple white room inside a building on the...

Issey Miyake: An excerpt: "Always at the forefront of sartorial innovation, Yoshiyuki Miyamae of Issey Miyake launched a new textile titled "Steam Stretch," for Fall 2012. To introduce the fabrication, the designer had seamstresses bring what appeared to be formless sheaths of fabric to hang...

This is the latest creation of the famous Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake: ten basic two-dimensional geometric shapes that turn into structured shirts, skirts, pants and dresses. The 132 5 project was developed by the Miyake Reality Lab, a research team formed by Issey Miyake and the...

PreviousNext >> For Issey Miyake Fall 2012, Yoshiyuki Miyamae took the concept of "tech" fabric to a whole new level. The designer made use of a recently-developed material called steam-stretch, which — as the name implies — snaps into a predetermined shape when it meets the steam of an...

Yoshiyuki Miyamae's Spring 2013 show for Issey Miyake brought us something we haven't seen very much in Paris this week: models smiling. Whether their grins came from the brightly colored and patterned dresses they were wearing or the entertaining zigzag pattern Miyamae asked them to walk in...

 

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