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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.
Madeleine Rothery
11.3.22
Fashion

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.
Joe Bobowicz
10.6.22
Fashion

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.
Osman Ahmed
10.2.22
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.
i-D Staff
9.6.22
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.
Douglas Greenwood
7.20.22
Fashion

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.
Osman Ahmed
Mahoro Seward
7.15.22
Art

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.
Mahoro Seward
6.16.22
Fashion

Gucci goes Blondie and Balenciaga goes banker: What's in Fashion?

Your one-stop-show for this week’s fashion news to know.
Osman Ahmed
Mahoro Seward
Tom George
5.27.22
Fashion

The resurgence of bizarro style on the runway

Do surreal times call for surreal dressing? From Y/Project to Loewe to Schiaparelli, we explore how, why and when fashion got so damn weird.
José Criales-Unzueta
5.27.22
Fashion

Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga's next drop is coming imminently

Ye has reportedly been spotted wearing items from the new collection dropping later this month.
Mahoro Seward
Tom George
5.9.22
Fashion

It’s Balenciaga’s world and we’re all just living in it

From crocs to couture, blow-out shows to bin bags, Kim to Kanye – here’s how the French fashion house became the defining luxury brand of our strange times.
Osman Ahmed
3.25.22
Fashion

Balenciaga's AW22 show captured a country in crisis

Drawing from his own history, Demna made a powerful statement on war and refugees with a show that will be remembered decades down the line.
Osman Ahmed
3.7.22
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