Friday, May 25, 2012

Going, going . . . Take my jacket, please!

Posted By on 05.25.12 at 04:42 PM

Issey Miyake was born in Hiroshima in 1938. He survived the atomic bomb and grew up to design items of clothing that are museum-quality art, along with Steve Jobs's famous black turtlenecks.

He may or may not have personally had a hand in the eggplant-hued, embroidered cotton jacket I'm about to hand off to some brave Reader reader, but it's definitely sporting his label. Here's why you might not want it, but if you do, the deadline for saying so is coming up, Saturday at midnight.

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