The New Wave Issue
Demna on Balenciaga's rebellion against 'luxury'
The generational creative director discusses returning to the source and falling back in love with fashion through couture.
Balenciaga SS24 showcased Demna’s intimate understanding of fashion
The creative director’s mother opened the show, which saw his nearest and dearest dressed in extraordinary everyday clothes.
Gigi for Miu Miu & Balenciaga’s new normcore: What’s in fashion?
Your one-stop-shop for this week's fashion news to know!
BFRND: "I played Demna the guitar and we never left each other"
Ahead of Balenciaga's landmark show, the music producer spoke to us about the emotional soundtrack he created and how he first met his husband, Demna.
Balenciaga is back, and all about the clothes
Here’s everything you need to know about Demna’s comeback show in Paris.
Why the clothes on the SS23 runways looked so worn-in
A call to love clothes for longer? An aping of an upcycled look? We explore why so many of this season's offerings looked beat-up, but not beat-down.
Fashion dives into its toybox for SS23
From Gucci to Moschino, Noki to Balenciaga, this season saw designers across the board embrace their inner child.
Kanye West opened Balenciaga's SS23 mud bath
From dads carrying babies to Y2K-loving teens, Demna's latest show is a celebration of individuality and delightful paradoxes within the Balenciverse.
The Ultra! Issue
See Willy Vanderperre's cover for i-D's The Ultra! Issue
The photographer, along with stylist Olivier Rizzo, captured Rianne Van Rompaey with a laser-cut vision of avant-garde couture fashion.
The Georgian fashion expert behind @demnagram
Six years ago, Saba Bakhia was a mere admirer of the Balenciaga creative director's work. Now, he's got a rare, coveted co-sign.
In 2022, Haute Couture isn’t just surviving — it’s thriving
Long rumoured to be dwindling, the recent haute couture shows in Paris showed that the ancient craft of French dressmaking is currently booming.
The ‘punk feminist in disguise’ who brought fashion into the art world
From shooting up Chanel bags to casting bronze Balenciaga pumps, Sylvie Fleury has been turning fashion on its head for more than three decades.