Issey Miyake, the luxury label, has appointed Yoshiyuki Miyamae as designer for its eponymous womenswear collection.
Miyamae’s first collection for the label will be for spring 12 which will be shown at Paris Fashion Week in October.
Miyamae joined Miyiake Design Studio in 2001. Since 2006, he has been a member of the Issey Miyake design team under Dai Fujiwara.
The label will also change the name of its menswear collections to Issey Miyake Men for spring 12.