It is with utmost pleasure that we scrutinize Michael van der Ham’s new collection. This season, the Dutch designer took his art of fabric decoupage a step further, reaching the delicacy and refinement of Japanese prints on light embroidered tops and dresses. Van der Ham added to his usual patchwork technique by experimenting with burnt, torn and crumpled effects, thus subverting the almost ‘too proper’ appearance of his ladylike dresses. Especially noticeable is ...

This story is part of New Europe's Premium content.

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In from the ↑ Top of the Page ↑
new europe join now