Renzo Rosso and OTB Foundation for AfricaThe Italian entrepreneur Renzo Rosso, president and founder of the non-profit organization Only The Brave, the holding company of Maison Martin Margiela, Marni, Viktor & Rolf, Diesel and Staff International, created a charity foundation that seeks to help Afrian Communities in different ways,...
Hero Rats and the Fashion Group Harnessing Their HeroismAs the fashion crowd ponders the meaning of John Galliano, an unapologetic attention-seeker, landing at the anonymous house of Maison Martin Margiela (the latest gobsmacker: he's been spotted actually wearing the required white lab coat), it's back to business for the label's parent company....
Assessing Paul Poiret, the Latest Heritage House Poised for Revival For the excessive romantic, there's John Galliano, who was recently announced the new creative director of Maison Martin Margiela. "Personally, my dream would have been for John Galliano to be the designer ," Arnaud de Lummen said. It's hard not to ponder the what-if of this revelation. Where...
Traffic's Warehouse Sale is Saturday
Brand names to expect include Maison Martin Margiela, Comme Des Garcons, Kenzo, Isabel Marant, Alexander McQueen, Iro, Givenchy, 3.1 Phillip Lim—the list really goes on. Bonus: shoppers looking to satiate will be treated to a "special food truck" parked right outside. Be there!
H&M celebrates 10 years of designer collaborations with new book launching November 6'
H&M's collaborators have included Karl Lagerfeld, Stella McCartney, Viktor & Rolf, Roberto Cavalli, Commes des Garcons, Matthew Williamson, Jimmy Choo, Sonia Rykiel, Lanvin, Versace, Marni, Maison Martin Margiela, Isabel Marant and Alexander Wang.
The book features imagery from all...
5 Key Men's Knits For Autumn/Winter 2014
Otherwise, the likes of Burberry, Dolce & Gabbana, Maison Martin Margiela all have wonderful classic versions in stores now that can be worn over a suit during the week or with jeans and chunky boots at the weekend. Just don't come haranguing me in my log cabin, OK?
Knitwear plays an...
Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Rubber Trainers Collection
Its latest line follows recent collaborations with the likes of Missoni for AW14, Maison Martin Margiela in May, and a team up with luxury coat maker Hancock in March. In the past the serial collaborator has also worked with Wiz Khalifa, Hudson's Bay and DC Comics.
The Converse Chuck...
Modelinia AM Reads: 6 Model-Approved Ways to Customize Your Look This FallJohn Galliano is wasting no time in assembling his dream team at Maison Martin Margiela. The newly appointed creative director is reportedly enlisting a number of his favorite collaborators from his time at Christian Dior and at his own label to join Team Galliano upon his arrival. ~ Vogue...
Hender Scheme Manual Industrial Products 05 Among the most recent additions to the lineup is the Manual Industrial Products 05 — an upscale tribute to the classic German Army Trainer made popular by Maison Martin Margiela. Handcrafted in Japan from 100% raw, undyed leather, the low-top kicks feature paneled uppers, leather laces and...
Clash DANSK Magazine
On 4 October 2014, the museum presented its first-ever design exhibition, "Clash – Counterculture in Fashion", showcasing groundbreaking designs by major fashion designers, such as Vivienne Westwood, Alexander McQueen, Maison Martin Margiela and Comme des Garçons, transforming social...
Why John Galliano at Maison Martin Margiela Is a Good Thing also controversy when Raf Simons (whose own creative epiphany struck when he attended his first Maison Martin Margiela show in 1989) joined Jil Sander. A men's designer, the Belgian had never formally designed women's ready-to-wear. Poetry, punk, and pragmatism united beautifully.
Can't Afford Alexander Wang's SS15 Collection? Invest In Alexander Wang For H&M!
With a defined relaxed, casual, sports-sophisticated style of his own, Wang is cut out to make fashion history and we've seen prodigious labels working with H&M before (Viktor&Rolf or Maison Martin Margiela). Not everyone has a couture-solid reputation like Karl Lagerfeld (who was the first...
THE RETURN OF GALLIANO
it was announced today that john galliano, previously ousted creative director of christian dior, is not set to take the helm at maison martin margiela. no doubt a qualified candidate through proven skill, if even only looking at his work at dior. but this move seemingly attempts to remove...
Galliano Joins Maison Martin Margiela
Maison Martin Margiela parent company Only the Brave (OTB) confirmed Monday morning via WWD that Galliano would be taking over creative direction of the French fashion house, designing couture as well as men's and women's ready to wear.
Margiela has been designed by an anonymous team since
John Galliano Named Creative Director at Maison Martin MargielaPARIS, Oct 6, 2014/ — In a surprise announcement today, the group OTB (Only The Brave), parent company of Maison Martin Margiela announced that John Galliano will take the creative helm of the house.
Commenting on the appointment, Renzo Rosso, President of OTB said, "Margiela is ready for a...
Galliano is back! DANSK Magazine
It has now been confirmed that he will restart his fashion career as creative director of Maison Martin Margiela and will take over the design leadership of all Margiela lines, including couture and women's and men's ready-to-wear collections.
These news mark a new tone for Maison Martin...
John Galliano confirmed for Maison Martin Margiela! Yes ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, John Galliano is back!
The former Dior creative director has been confirmed as the creative director of Maison Martin Margiela – and we don't thin k we've ever been so happy on a blustery Tuesday morning!
"Margiela is ready for a new charismatic...
John Galliano Joins Maison Martin Margiela Announced today, John Galliano has been named creative director of Maison Martin Margiela.
And yet the placement is among the more logical for Galliano since his ouster from Dior and his namesake label after those public displays of affliction some years ago. He was never going to be...
Masculinity vs. Femininity DANSK MagazineFor the SS15 collection, Maison Martin Margiela did what it does best – created a collection that was all about deconstructed tailoring, asymmetry and re-contextualising base fabrics and foundation garments.
The contrast between the masculine and the feminine played a central role in the...
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I'm Not Scared, Pet Shop Boys
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Sweet Harmony, The Beloved
La Haine, Cut Killer
Walking Backwards, Leagues
Sea Within A Sea, The...