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Issey Miyake, fashion pioneer and designer of Steve Jobs’ turtlenecks, dies at 84

Issey Miyake, fashion pioneer and designer of Steve Jobs’ turtlenecks, dies at 84

Photo by Pierre Vauthey/Sygma/Sygma via Getty Images I had never held a piece by Issey Miyake before the tail end of a trip back home to Japan in 2019, when I wandered into the Pleats Please boutique in the Narita International Airport before my flight. Candy-colored clothes hung like streaks of paint against the perfectly white laminated walls. Store attendees patiently strolled about as travelers with luggage fumbled with scarves, jostled hangers, and cocked their heads sideways, assessing how to wear the seemingly shapeless garments. The way movement is such an integral element in Pleats Please by Issey Miyake is...

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Parents, prep your teen for school with this college dorm checklist

Parents, prep your teen for school with this college dorm checklist

The S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City is pictured on Friday, Nov. 13, 2020. If your teen is heading to college for the first time, make sure they’re prepared with the ultimate college dorm checklist.Laura Seitz, Deseret News The first day of college is fast approaching. If you’re sending off your first kid to college, there’ll probably be plenty of tears — whether they’re tears of sadness or joy, well, that’s up to you. Things have probably changed a bit since you last went off to college. College dormitories might look a...

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DZHUS designs metamorphosing Pseudo clothing collection

DZHUS designs metamorphosing Pseudo clothing collection

Ukrainian fashion house DZHUS has created a series of fashion pieces that can morph into different types of garments for its Autumn Winter 2022 collection, which features the brand's last designs before Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Called Pseudo, the collection was originally unveiled at Ukrainian Fashion Week only weeks before the war broke out in February. Psuedo includes a range of flexible clothes that have been designed to transform from one garment to another, such as a three-way piece that can become a hat, a bag or a top. The Pseudo collection features metamorphosis garments "I add extra functions to...

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24 Coolest Belt Storages

24 Coolest Belt Storages

  1. Richards Richards Homewares Belt Hanger Rack for Closet Organization and Storage Display Holder with 12 Hooks, Wood and Chrome Accents, Dark Walnut, 75532 Great gift for guys give a fantastic gift to recent college grads working professionals or the guy in your life who has everything Richards homewares belt rack closet hangers are the perfect gift for birthdays holidays graduations and new job celebrations Easily organize your closet keep your casual daily clothing professional workplace attire and formal evening wear clearly separated and organized in your closet This wood hanger features a standard hanging hook designed to fit...

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How to Make a Balance Scale for Kids

How to Make a Balance Scale for Kids

Learning to balance counterweights is a useful skill for young kids, and a balance scale is a great way to teach them. By making a balance scale, you can start a solid foundation in physics in a single afternoon. All you need to get started are some simple household items. [Edit]Steps [Edit]Making Buckets for the Scale Use a hole punch to make holes in 2 small paper cups. Punch 2 holes in each cup. Make the holes close to the rim of the cups and on opposite sides.[1] If you don’t have paper cups, you can make the buckets for...

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