John Galliano Would Like A Moment Of Your Time

10 March 2020
Fashion, John Galliano, Maison Margiela Artisanal, Reebok, Couture, Spring/Summer '20, Martin Margiela
Images: Robin Lefebvre
The world of men’s couture is a closely guarded secret. But sometimes… just sometimes, you have to set it free

Beauty, here, lies in the fabulous paradox. Galliano’s Spring/Summer 20 collection for Maison Margiela Artisanal is a beaded, bejewelled, one-of-a-kind world that arrives here from everywhere... built on upcycling principles, thrift store steals and an ostentatious eye.

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Galliano describes it as made up of materials that already exist as memories of bourgeois classics. Recut, turned inside-out, dissected, collaged, and punched through in a riot of colour. Life transformed via the highest form of tailoring to comment on style and substance.

Yellow slickers cut into a cape with blue panels of faux fur with hand-cut fabric sequins, worn with black mohair culottes, black knee-high tabi boots, Maison Margiela Artisanal by John Galliano

Dark blue striped wool and silk anonymity-of-the-lining jacket worn with matching work-in-progress culottes, Maison Margiela Artisanal by John Galliano

Black satin-back crêpe suit with hand-cut holes worn with a green chiffon and calico work-in-progress blouse, Maison Margiela Artisanal by John Galliano

Pistachio cotton trench coat worn over a light blue crêpe de chine bias-cut toga with a green bouclé sleeve, Maison Margiela Artisanal by John Galliano. Sneakers, Maison Margiela x Reebok

Armagnac leather asymmetric blouse worn with check tweed plissé culottes, black knee-high tabi boots, Maison Margiela Artisanal by John Galliano


Photography: Robin Lefebvre

Styling: Gaultier Desandre Navarre

Grooming: Orphélie Crommar

Model: Mustafa At Elite Paris