Designer Decoded – Issey Miyake

Designer Decoded – Issey Miyake

“Triangles are my favorite shape Three points where two lines meet Toe to toe, back to back, let’s go, my love; it’s very late ‘Til morning comes, let’s tessellate” -Tessellate lyrics by Alt-J tessellate [v. tes–uh-leyt; adj.  verb (used with object), tessellated, tessellating. 1.  to form of small squares or blocks, as floors or pavements; form to arrange in a checkered or mosaic pattern. I first saw an Issey Miyake bag at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York last September. … Continue reading


Honeycomb Influence

The bee – once influenced designs worn by Napoleon Bonaparte. Now the honeycomb – this mass of hexagonal wax cells has influenced Sarah Burton of Alexander McQueen. It has inspired a beautiful SS13 collection. Influencing most everything in the line – from honeycomb head pieces to heels. The honeycomb not only has influenced this line but … Continue reading