|Maison Margiela calls upon the characters of today’s Beat Generation: the collection emerges from humble beginnings, with a pure dedication to process and a quiet celebration of the unfinished garment. A selection of ‘Re-edition’ garments return to the next season collection from within the Maison’s archives. Balenciaga collection raises a new set of proposals on the subject of corporate dressing which conceales modernizing softness and comfort. Go-to-work uniform are being broken down in creative, tech and sport industries. Dries Van Noten collection puts an emphasis on volume over embellishment and formality. Under the Iggy Pop ‘Lust for Life’ tune, the lines of the history and the traditional fabrics are mixed with the sportswear for a modern wardrobe. Washed denim, flowers embroidered on finished suits in wide and easy forms. Y/PROJECT is an eclectic mix of deconstructed hip hop and romantic vibes: this season Glenn Martens pumps up the volume with a more maximal approach to the silhouette. Comme Des Garçons next season collection it’s all about bold and maxi sizes, tailoring and soft lines.