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Walter Van Beirendonck Dissections Collection A/W 2000/2001

Show: January 2000 at Espace Austerlitz, Paris.

This Winter Collection 2000-2001 is based on one main concept:
each garment can be dissected and rethought in various layers and functionality. Layering drastically changes the function of the garment and the shape of the body: a shirt becomes more than just a shirt, a jacket becomes a royal coat. Cutting through the different layers is used to achi…