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Helmut Lang: Clothes Unmake The Man

by Thomas Beller 08/04/1999
Neighborhood: West Village

I once had a girlfriend who bought me clothes. At first this made me extremely happy, but then something changed, and these gifts, which had seemed such a pure expression of love, began to seem like little apologies. The first thing C. gave me was a blue T-shirt that she had embroidered, while on jury […]