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July 24th     10:15 am

Nadège Vanhee to head Hermès womenswear.

July 24th     12:01 am


That evening, I go through a list of Margielas in the Belgian phone directory hoping that someone can bring a reality to the designer. There are about a dozen of them and I pick a number at random. Someone answers almost immediately. “Yes hello I’m writing a piece on Martin Margiela…” I say. “He’s my brother,” interrupts a gentle, male voice on the other end. “But I don’t speak about him.” It is an abrupt call, but it confirms that Martin Margiela is real. He’s not a ghost or a woman.

Martin Margiela

That evening, I go through a list of Margielas in the Belgian phone directory hoping that someone can bring a reality to the designer. There are about a dozen of them and I pick a number at random. Someone answers almost immediately. “Yes hello I’m writing a piece on Martin Margiela…” I say. “He’s my brother,” interrupts a gentle, male voice on the other end. “But I don’t speak about him.” It is an abrupt call, but it confirms that Martin Margiela is real. He’s not a ghost or a woman.

Martin Margiela

(Source: cotonblanc)

July 23rd     11:58 pm


Martin Margiela, Spring–Summer 1989Photography Barbara Katz

Street Magazine Volumes 1 & 2 (1999)

Martin Margiela, Spring–Summer 1989
Photography Barbara Katz

Street Magazine Volumes 1 & 2 (1999)

(via cotonblanc)

July 23rd     11:50 pm


Martin Margiela, Spring–Summer 1994Photography Anders Edström

Street Magazine Volumes 1 & 2 (1999)

Martin Margiela, Spring–Summer 1994
Photography Anders Edström

Street Magazine Volumes 1 & 2 (1999)

July 23rd     11:24 pm

Anonymous: Why is the 1999 version of Maison Martin Margiela Street Special Edition better than the 2013 one?

I just don’t care for reprint$. Especially if Renzo Rosso has anything to do with it.

July 21st     11:35 pm

Martin Margiela Spring 1997 for Joyce Magazine

July 21st     11:06 pm

Basically my reaction to Lemaire leaving Hermes.

July 20th     11:09 pm

Showroom, Trucker, Rick Owens Fall 2003

note: thank you, @euphorbiatrigona

July 17th     11:10 pm


Louise Bourgeois photographed by Bruce Weber for a Helmut Lang campaign. Lang said he didn’t care if she wore any of his clothing but he made this little crown for her and gave it to Bruce Weber to see if she might want to wear it.

Louise Bourgeois and Bruce Weber for Helmut Lang

Louise Bourgeois photographed by Bruce Weber for a Helmut Lang campaign. Lang said he didn’t care if she wore any of his clothing but he made this little crown for her and gave it to Bruce Weber to see if she might want to wear it.

Louise Bourgeois and Bruce Weber for Helmut Lang

(Source: landmngmnt)

July 17th     3:19 pm

Victoria Australia, 1999, Auftraggeber: Helmut Lang, Fotograf: Cary Wolinsky, 1986, Courtesy hl-art, New York

Victoria Australia, 1999, Auftraggeber: Helmut Lang, Fotograf: Cary Wolinsky, 1986, Courtesy hl-art, New York

July 17th     3:17 pm

I can die happily if I can get my hands on the Cary Wolinsky for Helmut Lang ad.

July 16th     7:54 am

Daria Werbowy and Juergen Teller for Céline Winter 2014 Ad Campaign

July 16th     12:06 am

Daria Werbowy and Juergen Teller for Céline Winter 2014 Ad Campaign

Daria Werbowy and Juergen Teller for Céline Winter 2014 Ad Campaign

July 10th     11:04 am


Collection 07 (1996)Photography Anuschka Blommers and Niels Schumm Hair & Make-up Allard

Viktor and Rolf: 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 by Artimo

Collection 07 (1996)
Photography Anuschka Blommers and Niels Schumm Hair & Make-up Allard

Viktor and Rolf: 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 by Artimo

July 10th     11:01 am


Collection 07 (1996)Photography Anuschka Blommers and Niels Schumm Hair & Make-up Allard

Viktor and Rolf: 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 by Artimo

Collection 07 (1996)
Photography Anuschka Blommers and Niels Schumm Hair & Make-up Allard

Viktor and Rolf: 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 by Artimo

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