In the 1980s, Issey Miyake began to experiment with new methods of pleating that  allow both flexibility of movement as well as ease of care and production. This  resulted in a new technique called garment pleating in 1993's Pleats Please in which the garments are cut and sewn first, then sandwiched between layers of paper and fed into a heat press, where they are pleated. The fabric's 'memory' holds the pleats and when the garments are liberated from their paper cocoon, they are ready-to…

In the 1980s, Issey Miyake began to experiment with new methods of pleating that allow both flexibility of movement as well as ease of care and production. This resulted in a new technique called garment pleating in 1993's Pleats Please in which the garments are cut and sewn first, then sandwiched between layers of paper and fed into a heat press, where they are pleated. The fabric's 'memory' holds the pleats and when the garments are liberated from their paper cocoon, they are ready-to…

Vintage Issey Miyake Cocoon Coat and Plantation Linen Top and Skirt Set. Designer Clothing Dark Minimal Street Style Fashion

Vintage Issey Miyake Cocoon Coat and Plantation Linen Top and Skirt Set. Designer Clothing Dark Minimal Street Style Fashion

Vintage Issey Miyake Cocoon Sweater

Vintage Issey Miyake Cocoon Sweater

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