Issey Miyake is a Japanese fashion designer renowned for technology-driven clothing, exhibitions and fragrances. After graduating, Miyake worked in New York and Paris before returning the Tokyo in 1970 to found the Miyake Design Studio. The 80s saw Miyake experiment with trademark pleating, drawing inspiration from art, architecture and personal encounters. Issey Miyake expertly marries tradition and the avant-garde, sobriety and colour, craftsmanship and technology like no other. Issey Miyake tops are cleverly fashioned to embody a contemporary flair. Graphic prints and vibrant colourways instantly revive blouses, shirts and classic tops while signature draping and pleats lend themselves to a distinguishable finish.