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As part of Japan's Fashion Week, fashion designer Emiko Miki fused high tech with high fashion by sending Japanese models down the catwalk adorning electronic...

As part of Japan’s Fashion Week, fashion designer Emiko Miki fused high tech with high fashion by sending Japanese models down the catwalk adorning electronic gadgets such as a “charcoal gray kimono-style dress, patterned with colorful dragons, twinned with a slim, futuristic backpack fitted with a TV screen that beamed psychedelic images.”

Miki stated:

“I think high-tech is something unique to Japan and when I am carrying a gadget overseas, people love it because I’m Japanese and they think the high-tech stuff that I carry matches me. That’s how I got my inspiration.”

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