The collaboration between Hal and Maison Martin Margiela presents a re-edition of iconic Maison Martin Hargiela garments and accessories for men and women. Each piece is specifically labelled with a unique tag indicating the season from which it originated, spanning 23 years since the Maison's founding. The most representative pieces of Maison Martin ﬂargiela's archive are reproduced in updated shapes and materials and offered to the broad public as an exclusive synopsis of their history.
The entire collection represents an overview of Maison Martin Hargiela's creative approach.
SHAPE a VOLUME: Masculine shapes are adjusted to frame the female body.
(HOMER) Harrow Shouldered jacket, Darted jacket, Adjusted Biker jacket.
OVERSIZED: Pieces of the masculine and feminine wardrobe are presented in oversized versions of themselves.
(HOMER) Oversized pea coat, Oversised trousers, Enlarged Hatch Frame bracelet. Supersised toy clothing such as the Dolly cardigan.
(NEH) Oversized Bum bag Enlarged Child's Toy sweater.
PROCESS OP TAILORIIG: Traditional tinishings and tailoring procedures are visible. Similarly, more specific sartorial concepts, particular to the world of couture are exposed.
(HOMER) Tailored Mannequin Jacket, Pattern Out jacket, Pattern Out trousers.
(MEI!) Jacket with fused details.
AHBIGUITY: Conveyed through the use of trompe l'oeil.
(HOMER) Trompe 1'Ocil day dress, Body with integrated bra, Invisible Wedge pump (man) Shirt Troupe l'0eil sweater, Confetti Trompe l'0eil T-shirt, Guitar Cover Weekend bag.
TRAISFORHATION: This occurs in different ways. Offering a new use and shape to otherwise typical objects and materials.
(HOMER) Duvet coat, the Oar Seat Cover dress, the Candy clutch, Glove coin purse.
(HEN) Painted jeans, clothing made of belts. Transformation is also done through deconstruction, reconstruction and assemblage.
(HOMER) Fusion of two dresses, Sock sweater.
(NEH) Fusion of several car coats, Supporter's Scarves sweater.
Shades of white, shades of black, shades of red, nudes and silver. The colour chart represents Maison Martin Mar3iela's colour anatomy.