From post-punk to hip-hop: how music fuels Raf Simons
We investigate the music references that pepper the Belgian designers' work, including his collaborative relation with Peter Saville and enduring love for David Bowie.
These are Raf Simons' most enduring art references
From Hieronymous Bosch to Sterling Ruby, the Belgian designer's fashion career amounts to a long love letter to art.
These are the movies that inspired Raf Simons
Off the back of an 80s horror-inspired SS21 collection, we unpack how references from cult German classics to David Lynch have contributed to Raf's cinematic world.
Raf Simons SS21 was a twisted take on 80s cult classic movies
Referencing everything from 'Alien' to 'The Breakfast Club', the Belgian designer looked to the films of his own youth, and made his womenswear debut.
The 40th Anniversary Issue
Willy Vanderperre and Olivier Rizzo reimagine their favourite i-D cover
The Belgian duo revisit the cover story for the Raf Simons guest-edited issue, which they shot together almost 20 years ago.
Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons combine for the most anticipated show of SS21
“This is a collection about what Prada means, the concept of Prada. Finding what Prada can mean today, with another perspective, another point of view.”
Here’s how you can ask Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons your burning questions
Question one: can I please have some free Prada? I have no money, thank you.
Raf Simons is presenting womenswear for SS21
It’s the first time the Belgian designer will be doing so under his own name.
The Faith in Chaos Issue
Inside Artifact New York, fashion's most exclusive designer archive
For our summer issue, i-D's Fashion Director Carlos Nazario photographed Christen Mooney in Artifact's rare Helmut Lang, Margiela and Raf Simons grails.
Raf Simons is releasing key pieces from its archives
Through Raf Simons Archive Redux, a new generation of the label’s fans will get their hands on some of its most iconic garments.
Raf Simons joins Prada as co-Creative Director
Miuccia + Raf is what fashion dreams are made of.
Raf Simons channels sci-fi and space for AW20
The Belgian designer wants us to escape our earthbound lives and reinvent ourselves as Solar Youth.