Margiela MM6 black futuristic ring with geometric triangle — spring 2013

69.00

Size: S

Diameter: 1,8 cm maximum

Inner circumference: 6,7 cm maximum

Width top part: 6,5 cm

Height top part: 2 cm

 

Composition:

100% copper

 

Details:

Black ring

Made out of oil rubbed copper

Futuristic design

A large geometric triangle with 3D design crossing over the hand

Inner adjustable ring to fasten it, because of the weight

Should be worn at the index finger

From the spring 2013 collection

Comes with the old tags and it’s original MM6 pouch

 

Condition: 3/5

The black has faded on parts and the copper shines through

In stock

SKU: MM6BFR Categories: , ,

Description

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About Maison Martin Margiela

Martin Margiela is a Belgian designer, graduating from the Royal Academy of fine arts in Antwerp.

 

He is often mistaken as one of the ‘Antwerp Six’.

At the time when Ann Demeulemeester,Walter van Beirendonck, Dries Van Noten, Dirk Van Saene, Dirk Bikkembergs and Marina Yee were showcasing in London, Margiela was already working for Jean Paul Gaultier.

 

Martin Margiela stayed away from the public eye, remaining backstage after his shows and only allowing press to contact hem via fax.

 

Maison Martin Margiela’s discreet brand label consists of a blank piece of cloth or with the numbers 0-23. The trademark is attached with four small, white stitches, visible on the outside on unlined garments. The concept behind this was so the tag could be cut out, making the garment anonymous like it’s creator.

 

Margiela’s work is highly conceptual; a large piece of his repertoire is playing with conventions and recycling. Influenced by Rei Kawakubo, he works with deconstructed garments and frayed edges, nevertheless are his garments perfectly tailored. A lot of his work also includes trompe-l’oeil, a reference to René Magritte.

 

Martin Margiela was appointed as a Guest member of the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture in 2010. His work is more often talked about as ‘art’ rather than fashion.

 

His most iconic piece is his tabi boot, Margiela’s interpretation of Japanese split-toe tabi socks.

 

Margiela left his eponymous label in 2009, leaving the creative staff to continue the collection for several seasons. In 2014 John Galliano was appointed as new head designer.

The only way now get an original Martin Margiela piece, is only by buying vintage Margiela clothing.

Additional information

Weight0.7 kg
Condition

Womens size