Dazed & Confused
"Perfection is ugly, I want to see
scars, failure, disorder, distortion." ()
Het Modepaleis, Dries Van Noten’s Antwerp flagship-store. (left: Van Noten or ‘Het Meuleken’, the store that belonged to his parents)
Middle: Window shopping at Geert Bruloot’s boutique Louis, Antwerp
Bottom: Trying on an Ann Demeulemeester outfit at Sonja Noël’s Stijl, Brussels
Comme des Garcons by Rei Kawakubo
Anonymous said: Which design/fashion school are you studying at currently?
One in Barcelona that is making me very, very poor.
Robby Braem by Willy Vanderperre, Arena Homme+ #33
Siki Im Fall/Winter 2014 | Backstage
Yohji Yamamoto SS2015
"I used to keep a simple diary, but if I forgot for two or three days, I’d lose track of what happened on which day. Yesterday could have been the day before yesterday, or vice versa. I’d sometimes wonder what kind of life this was. Which is not to say that I found it empty. I was―very simply―amazed. At the lack of demarcation between the days. At the fact that I was part of such a life, a life that had swallowed me up so completely. As the fact that my footprints were being blown away before I ever had a chance to turn and look at them."
La Lune Brille Pour Toi
by Joe Hisaishi & Vanessa Paradis
Photographs of the Just Before exhibition by Raymond Meier
Issey Miyake Making Things
"We’re all sinking in the same boat here. We’re all bored and desperate and waiting for something to happen. Waiting for life to get better. Waiting for things to change. Waiting for that one person to finally notice us. We’re all waiting. But we also need to realize that we all have the power to make those changes for ourselves."
“Draw a straight line and follow it”
La Monte Young (b 1935), ‘composition No.10’, to Bob Morris, 1960.
"Today, all of humanity’s dreams are cursed somehow. Beautiful yet cursed dreams. I’m not even talking about wanting to be rich or famous. Screw that. That’s just hopeless. What I mean is, how do we know movies are even worthwhile? If you really think about it, is this not just some grand hobby? Maybe there was a time when you could make films that mattered, but now? Most of our world is rubbish. It’s difficult."
La Mode au Japon, 1984
"Fashion design is not about revealing or accentuating the shape of a woman’s body; its purpose is to allow a person to be who they are. Fashion is interesting because it’s always moving. It always relates to social movement, politics and the current financial situation."