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maison martin margiela '20' the exhibiton 

 

two pages from the catalogue maison martin margiela '20' the exhibition. in october 2008 maison martin margiela celebrated its twentieth birthday. To mark this occasion the Antwerp Fashion Museum MOmu presents maison martin margiela '20' the exhibition.

left page: trench coat made by incorporating two vintage coats, autumn winter 2002-2003.

left side of right page: trench coat evoking the look of someone sheltering from the rain underneath the coat. The neck and shoulder lines have been elongated so the coat can be worn as a hood. the coat can also be worn as a collar, enveloping the shoulder, autumn winter 2005-2006.
right side of right page: trench coat with enlarged details an cut off collar.

The catalogue is published by the Fashion Museum of the province of antwerp, in association with the exhibition maison martin margiela '20' the exhibition.