Maison Martin Margiela's Artisanal collection is shown at the same time at the couture shows but it always feels like more of a sketchpad for their main collection.

Inventive as always, there were waistcoats made from false eyelashes and impressive coats crafted from garlands but the real show-stopper was the waistcoat made from biro lids, it showed the house's creativity & skills using even the most basic of materials. They also worked with vintage furs, shaving them to produce new shapes. A DIY blogger trend in the making?

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