Japanese designer's special fabric lets you leave the iron at home.. The Scene There may be pleats, but no wrinkles! Pleats Please's high-tech polyester fabric, first ironed into tight pleats, then fashioned into clothing and accessories, is a traveler's wet dream.
The Goods Ball a pair of these pants in the bottom of a carry-all and still be the belle of the ball. The simple tank dresses and elastic-waist pants are also no-brainer road warrior staples. But that's not all. Designer Issey Miyake makes shawl-like pieces out of the fabric, and even geometric handbags too. The more elaborate the item, the more you'll wonder whether you're wearing the clothes or they're wearing you.