An ABC News report, "Fashion
and Advanced Mathematics Meet at Miyake: Fashion and advanced mathematics
collide at Japanese label Issey Miyake,"
generated a lot of interest in the mathematics and fashion communities.
Drawings by William Thurston
(a pioneer in the field of low-dimensional topology, 1982 Fields Medal winner,
and professor of mathematics and computer science at
William Thurston and Dai Fujiwara with a turkshead knot (of hyperbolic type). Photograph by Takeshi Miyamoto.
One of Thurston's Geometry Link Models that inspired Fujiwara.
Mikaye models on the runway, wearing clothing inspired by topology. Photograph by Frédérique Dumoulin.