This Belgian artist makes handbags that are strictly NSFW
From their hometown Antwerp, Stef van Looveren is making waves with their gender-defying wearable sculptures.
exploring the legacy of martin margiela from the people who knew and worked with him
From Demna Gvasalia to Jean Paul Gaultier we get the scoop on the man himself from the people who knew him best.
meet di du, the chinese fashion designer behind rico nasty and rosalia's fluffiest looks
Her avant-garde designs channel feminine power through coloured leather, bedazzled cowboy hats, feathers, and puffed up bombers.
willy vanderperre discusses his new project ‘t-shirts, stickers, pins and more’
The legendary Belgian photographer salutes his hometown of Antwerp with a new capsule collection.
what makes a good fashion student?
From Walter van Beirendonck to Fabio Piras, course leaders from 10 of the world’s top fashion courses answer the question.
go backstage at the antwerp academy graduate show
Take a look at tomorrow's fashion heavyweights.
beauty without irony is the charity using fashion to make the world a better place
Beauty without Irony and its offshoot, Designers Against AIDS are working towards making the world a more beautiful place. We speak to its founder, Ninette Murk.
1 granary issue four asks, “does anyone still have fun?”
Expanding its borders to incorporate three more major art schools, 1 Granary’s latest issue sets its sights on unifying international creativity and supporting the next generation of artists and designers.
reinventing the 20th century silhouette
Antwerp's ModeMuseum announces new exhibition heavily focussed on the work of Cristóbal Balenciaga.
chad moore captures youth’s most nostalgic moments
As Moore opens his first major exhibition in Belgium, we chat Chinese karaoke bars, photographing your friends naked and coming of age in the City that Never Sleeps.
reloaded and re-inspired, dries van noten launches his new inspirations in antwerp
This weekend, i-D went to Antwerp for Dries Van Noten’s opening of the second leg of his Inspirations exhibition at MoMu, and spoke to the Belgian designer about the reinvention of the show that took Paris by storm by last year.
Anders Christian Madsen