In this intense time of re-assessment, perhaps we need a new word that describes the making and wearing of clothes?
Category Archives: The craft of making
Issey Miyake and a piece of cloth
Issey Miyake has insight about fashion design that is as needed today as it was 15 years ago.
The hands behind the brands
I have had the great honor and pleasure to meet and learn from some of the women who worked in the French Haute Couture ateliers: Mme. Picot, Mme. Ivagnes, Mme. Lenoir. They are talented, driven, and highly skilled. Their criteria and quest for quality is unparalleled. Not being able to travel to the Paris American …