Iconic fashion designer Issey Miyake has died aged 84 after battling liver cancer.

Known for his notable contributions to the fashion industry, Miyake’s pieces have challenged conventional design materials since the 1980s having worked with materials from plastic to metal.

With his pleating process becoming his signature, this revolutionary designer combined technology with fashion making his work known the globe over.

He founded his design studio in 1970, to produce practical designs that are now put on the global fashion map.

As we say goodbye to one of the most talented designers in the industry, we dig through the archives to present some of his most iconic designs.

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