Find the best quotes by Issey Miyake.
We can also cut by heat – heat punch. And we also can cut by cold – extreme cold. When you cut with heat, it…
To be honest, I think we should find first the possibility to make it. Research is first – if you’re not interested, you never can…
Of course there are many ways we can reuse something. We can dye it. We can cut it. We can change the buttons. Those are…
Many people will say, well, clothes should be worn; but I think people can look at them in public, like seeing a film. I think…
You see it in the many bouncing clothes that are not just pleats. To make them, two or three people twist them – twist, twist,…
One of my assistants found this old German machine. It was originally used to make underwear. Like Chanel, who started with underwear fabric – jerseys…
Well, what I’m doing is really clothing. I’m not doing sculpture.
I’ve never been involved in any kind of political movement.
Most of us feel some kind of uncertainty, with the population increasing and resources decreasing. We have to face these issues.
I sent 200, 300 of the clothes that I had made, and the dancers chose what they liked.
I have worked with several dance companies.
By the way, Marilyn Monroe was a size 14.
A great thing happening now in art is that artists are using the figure, the body, clothing, life.
From the beginning I thought about working with the body in movement, the space between the body and clothes. I wanted the clothes to move…
I very much like dance and dancers.
I did not want to be labelled ‘the designer who survived the atomic bomb,’ and therefore I have always avoided questions about Hiroshima.
I was always interested in making clothing that is worn by people in the real world.
Even when I work with computers, with high technology, I always try to put in the touch of the hand.
I started to work with cotton fabrics. I used cotton because it’s easy to work with, to wash, to take care of, to wear if…
Design is not for philosophy it’s for life.
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