Last week Hunter Niels was in Rome and did his cultural thing, by visiting Lagerfelds photography exhibition. This weekend the Hunters will visit Anwerp. Of course the visit wouldn’t be complete without visiting the Fashion Museum Momu. The exhibition now seen is all about knitwear.
Unravel. The exhibition about knitwear in fashion. From March 16th until August 14th in MoMu Antwerpen.
The exhibition will highlight the most important decades in fashion knitwear and prove the popularity of knitwear on and off the catwalk. Onravel introduces a wide range of masterpieces in jersey, with the focus on designer clothing. An exquitsite selection of international, national designers and fashion houses (Ann Salens, Vivienne Westwoord, Sonia Rykiel, Misson), historical fashion pieces (Schiaperelli, Patou, Chanel)and more daring, avant-garde silhouettes of famous designers and newcomers in international fashion scene (Sandra Backlund, Maison Martin Margiela, Mark Fast).
For the next season FW11/12 the collections consists of a lot of knitwear. Knitwear in clothing like jackets, waistcoats, pants but also in bags and shoes. The true Norwegian print is much beyond. Knitwear is all but old fashion, knitwear is hot and trendy and still a important fabric for the fashion industry.