Issey Miyake - Women's Spring/Summer 2019 Collection in Paris (with interview)
Designer: yoshiyuki miyamaeinspiration: for summer 2019, the designer desired freshness and lightness highlighting the “traces of the hand”, as well as the importance of the human and of the artisan. straw brooms are used to created colourful stripes. not to mention the new materials that have been developed including a completely flexible texture, named “dough dough” (like the famous american playdough for children).collection: wide skirts and trousers, tunics and tops with marked pleats creating a colorful effect. many propositions of all-in-one-suits and dungarees.to finish, the new texture appears on hats and many pieces that you can twist and pleat infinitely changing the shape or length of clothes.note: white monochrome on many outfits and the live music from the composer hiroko sebu. interview :yoshiyuki miyamae : for us the material is very important so winter and spring of course, the material is totally different so i like work summer collection, so that’s why i thought i can use colour and thin fabric and print technique.this fabric is very important for this collection, so we called it “dough dough”. dough dough came from playdough so, you can create for example, so you can twist, keep twisting and you can fold like a origami, like this, so it’s a new type of issey miyake pleats.last part we use this fabric, so all dough comes from same shape, but looking is totally different. music from the show (for use only in context of the show, under cover of the right to information).