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While the other’s do couture, Maison Martin Margiela does ‘artisanale’. Each piece takes 5 to 6 days to
Gift ribbon jewellry, a ribbon of brass wire made to look like the bows o a “gift-wrapped present” is coated in silver to make a piece of plastron jewellry. Records dress is a crepe de chine dress decorated with 35 and 45 rpm records. The records have been cut, thenshaped while warm to mould to the shape of the body.
Balloon Jacket, 30 balloons are put together by means of a twisting system. A dinner jacket, trousers and dress shirt are hung from four hangers to make up an evening suit.