From Maison Martin Margiela Haute Couture Fall 2012 comes one achingly beautiful, sobering collection
Team Margiela delivered a stellar line-up for the house’s debut couture runway show this week while tapping Martin Margiela’s subversive hand at reworking vintage pieces into something spectacular.
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From tunic length tailored vests to maxi gowns and lace pieces, the offering was approachable and with just the right amount of pretty, each piece was remarkably substantial and equally glamorous.
Paired with sheer lace trousers, a tunic composed of reworked leather baseball gloves looks all the more twisted, yet arrestingly beautiful.
Above, an ultra-glam halter dress in the prettiest of pinks got the surreal treatment with an antique doorknob sourced in New York working as ornamentation at the neckline.
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Photos: Maison Martin Margiela
Margiela Available Online Now:Published on July 05, 2012