The feeling of textiles on the skin is a sensual, pleasurable one and to see how they move in various constructed forms down the runway is a pleasurable sight for many. It is also an artistic showcase. Charles Eames' implication is correct. Pleasure is useful because it activates positive feelings and catalyzes some of the best artistic thoughts and inspirations.
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